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Live wire dangling from post kills Maasin market worker

/ 05:52 PM August 10, 2021

TACLOBAN CITY—An employee of the Maasin City government was electrocuted and died on Monday (Aug. 9).

Alexander Javier Fernandez, 49, was walking when he passed by a live wire dangling from an electric post which touched his head.

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Fernandez had just finished cleaning the city’s public market in Maasin when the accident happened past 4 p.m.

He suffered third degree burns in different parts of the body.

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Police said there was no foul play in Fernandez’s death.

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