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.

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