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Thursday, June 02, 2011

Central States News: Oklahoma Man Electrocuted Trying To Steal Copper

The TULSA (OK) WORLD reports that an 18-year-old Cushing man was electrocuted in Drumwright while trying to steal copper from an electrical transformer.


The transformer was reportedly behind a chain-link fence with a posted high voltage sign.

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5 comments:

Superdave said...

Welp guess you might say he got what he had coming to him.

Groucho K. Marx said...

Indeedo SD...

Guess I SHOULD have included a disclaimer that the photo depicted here was NOT the actual victim and to not view the photo if eating breakfast....

Superdave said...

Well sad as it is to admit I have seen worse and sometimes I still see it when my mind floats back in time.

It's the smell one never ever forgets.

Anonymous said...

where's his head?

Anonymous said...

with this incident happening in America, i wouldn't be surprised if the family of the deceased SUED the electric company that owns the transformer