May 9th 2022
Worker in hospital after electric shock in central Dunedin
A worker was taken to hospital with serious burn injuries after she received a shock from an electric cable.
Emergency services were alerted to the incident in central Dunedin at about 9am on Friday morning.
The 34-year-old woman suffered burns to her arm after cutting a live cable in a trench.
She was taken to Dunedin Hospital in a serious condition.
WorkSafe has been notified.
For more on this story, read the Otago Daily Times.
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