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St Catherine man electrocuted

Monday, November 19, 2018

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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica — A St Catherine man was electrocuted yesterday while attempting to cut down a tree in his community.

According to a report from the police's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU), the man, 27-year-old Carl Dunn, a labourer from Lucky Valley district, Riversdale in the parish, was cutting down a tree about 12:40 pm when he became entangled with some high tension wires and was electrocuted.

CCU said he was subsequently taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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