News

Tree Trimmers Shocked By Power Line

View Comments
File photo of an emergency room sign at a Florida hospital. (credit: Getty Images)

File photo of an emergency room sign at a Florida hospital. (credit: Getty Images)

News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — One tree trimmer is dead and another injured after coming into contact with a power line in central Florida.

The landscapers were working in a subdivision Saturday morning in Winter Park, about 7 miles north of Orlando.

Firefighters say two workers were shocked while trimming trees.

One was pronounced dead at the scene and a second was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center.

No further information was immediately released.

(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 939 other followers