Orange utility worker recovers after jolt from live wire

<p>A utility worker in Orange is recovering after getting jolted by a live wire.</p>

News 12 Staff

May 22, 2018, 11:14 PM

Updated 2,243 days ago

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A utility worker in Orange is recovering after getting jolted by a live wire.
A representative for Central Hudson says the worker was repairing a storm-damaged line along White Terrace in Cornwall-on-Hudson Tuesday afternoon when the incident happened.
They say he was connecting a low-voltage service line from a utility pole to a home when he was somehow jolted.
A neighbor told News 12 that she saw the worker shaking his hands after it happened.
A representative for Central Hudson says the worker was taken to the hospital as a precaution and is expected to be OK.


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