Delta State

3 electrocuted, 6 others injured as 11KVA cable falls in Delta

3 electrocuted, 6 others injured as 11KVA cable falls in Delta

TRAGEDY struck at Eruemukowharien, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State, as three persons were reportedly electrocuted and six others severely injured after an 11KVA high tension cable fell on a shop in the oil-rich community.  Sources said some of the deceased, including a firefighter attached to Ughelli Pumping Station, UPS, was trying to rescue a child who was electrocuted when they met their untimely death. Speaking with newsmen, yesterday, on the incident, Vice President-General of the community, Mr. Joseph Avwowomure, said: “We heard a very loud noise only for us to see that the 11KVA high tension cable that…
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