Two NJ Tree Trimmers Injured in Electrocution Accident in Wall

11/13/2013 // WPB, FL, USA // Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley // (press release)

Wall, N.J.—Two tree service workers were injured in Wall on Saturday, November 2, 2013, after one worker was electrocuted and fell from a tree, while the second worker tried to catch him below, reported the

The work-related accident, which took place at a Pierce Street residence, occurred when one of the workers, who was trimming a tree, came into contact with a power line and was electrocuted.

The electrocuted man fell from the ladder, while his co-worker below attempted to catch him in his fall.

Responding emergency medical transported the electrocuted man, who sustained electrocution burns and injuries from his fall, and his co-worker, who suffered leg injuries, to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune Township.

An investigation into the work-related accident is underway.

Legal News Reporter: Nicole Howley-Legal news for New Jersey workplace accident lawyers.

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