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Backhoe snags live wire in San Fernando

/ 07:16 AM July 14, 2013

TRAFFIC was snarled when a live wire was snagged by a backhoe in barangay San Isidro, San Fernando town, southern Cebu yesterday.

The incident took place at the site of an ongoing road-widening project, said PO3 Julius Cesar Arages, traffic investigator.

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Police said the backhoe, operated by Armando Fernandez of WTC Construction Inc., hit the electric wire and pulled it down.

The wire fell on a passing Honda Civic sedan driven by Edgar Vasquez, 40.

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No one was injured in the incident.   /Correspondent Joy Cherry S. Quito

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