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Suspected thief electrocuted in Batangas gas plant

/ 11:52 AM March 29, 2017
The Atlantic Gulf and Pacific (AG&P) in Bauan, Batangas (Photo by the Philippine Information Agency, PIA)

The Atlantic Gulf and Pacific (AG&P) in Bauan, Batangas (Photo by the Philippine Information Agency, PIA)

BATANGAS CITY — A suspected thief was electrocuted when he attempted to enter a facility of the Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific (AG&P) in Bauan town in Batangas province, police said Wednesday.

A Bauan police report said the fatality, who has not been identified, entered the company’s sub-station located in Barangay (village) San Roque, through the cyclone wiring but landed in an area electrified with 69,000 volts around 10 p.m. on Tuesday.

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He died of shock, the report added.

AG&P, according to its website, is an industrial process outsourcing firm manufacturing liquefied natural gas with projects in Russia and Australia.  SFM

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