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Stay Out Stay Alive Fatal Accident Summaries
for 2007


August 20, 2007

Electrocution

A 24 year-old man was electrocuted while attempting to steal copper from a Southern California surface mine. The victim cut through two chain link fences and climbed a 20 foot, 12kv tower in an attempt to cut copper wires. An electrical arc struck the victim, fatally injuring him.