Liability Issues Raised In Wake Of Fatal Electrocution Of Teen Boys At Dixon CanalTwo days after two 17-year-old boys were fatally electrocuted in a Dixon canal, the Solano Irrigation District is consulting lawyers about liability concerns in the deadly incident.
Dixon-Area Teens Killed By Electrified Bridge While Trying To Save DogTwo Dixon-area teens were electrocuted when they attempted to save a dog that had fallen into an irrigation canal and came in contact with an electrified metal bridge, authorities revealed Tuesday.
Burlingame Man Dies While Trying To Save Children From Electrified Pool In Palm SpringsA Bay Area man died trying to save his children from a Southern California pool after it became electrified.
Man Electrocuted While Allegedly Stripping Copper Wiring From Oakland Warehouse IdentifiedA man who was electrocuted while allegedly trying to strip copper wiring from an abandoned warehouse in West Oakland last Wednesday night has been identified as 40-year-old Aaron Madacsi.
Man Electrocuted While Trying To Steal Copper At Abandoned Oakland Pipe FactoryA man was killed by electrocution in West Oakland Wednesday night after apparently attempting to steal copper wiring, police said.
Bullets Sever Live Power Line In Oakland; 19-Year-Old Electrocuted, Another Man Seriously HurtMultiple bullets appear to have been fired at a single power line, severing the electrified cable, and causing it to drop onto two Oakland men, killing one, and causing critical injuries to another.
Apple Investigating Reports Of iPhone User's ElectrocutionLast week, Ma Ailun, a 23-year-old woman from China's Xinjiang region, was allegedly electrocuted when she answered a call on her iPhone 5 while it was charging, according to the China-based Xinhua news agency.
Tree Trimmer Electrocuted While Working At San Jose HomeA man who was hired to trim trees at a South San Jose home died when he was electrocuted late Wednesday morning, a California Division of Occupational Safety and Health spokesman said.