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Worker transported to hospital after receiving severe electric shock

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Published: Oct. 25, 2021 at 3:55 PM EDT
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LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. (WWSB) - A worker has been transported to the hospital in cardiac arrest after he received a dangerous shock from a power line.

The incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. at Sutton Place and Gulf of Mexico Drive. According to officials, the worker accidentally struck a power line while moving his ladder.

The victim was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital via ambulance. There is no word on his current condition.

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