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Skydiver survives Tennessee Memorial Day event scare when parachute hits power lines

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What was supposed to be a patriotic display turned into a harrowing sight when a parachutist crashed into a power line Saturday. 260 more words


The (Not So) Long Drive

Lots of things seem uninteresting until you learn to look more closely and appreciate the simple things around you.

This long 6-hour drive on I-5 was, and usually is, super tedious and dull. 25 more words



Dandelion heads
On a lawn, red leafed tree split
Around power lines

Cleanup begins after Monday storms

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The cleanup began Tuesday after storms blew through the Valley Monday, but it may be another day or two before the mess is completely cleaned up. 374 more words


Power lines


I had to check out this pole today. It’s very relevant for a project I’m working on.

Daily Picture

Lessons from the Field: Protect Yourself Near Power Lines

A 27-year-old tree trimmer was electrocuted when the bucket truck he was working from came in contact with an overhead power line.

In an unrelated case, a painter died when his 40-foot aluminum ladder touched a 13.8 kilovolt overhead power line. 611 more words

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