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Water delivery boy electrocuted after holding pole with live power in Ormoc City

By: - Correspondent / @rdejonINQ
/ 06:14 PM September 08, 2021

Water delivery boy electrocuted after holding pole with live power in Ormoc City

ORMOC CITY — A water delivery boy died after holding a pole with live electric power while crossing a flooded area in Barangay Tambulilid in this city at about 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 7.

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Donde Dejaño, 27, was reportedly helping other people in crossing the flooded area using a wooden boat.

However, when a big truck suddenly crossed the flooded area, the victim suddenly fell. To avoid being carried away, he held onto a metal lamp that had a live wire.

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A rescue group came and brought him to the hospital, where he was declared dead on arrival.

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