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Md. Man Found In Yard May Have Been Electrocuted

Prince George’s County fire officials say a man found dead in his yard may have been electrocuted.

07/18/2013

Deanna Green

City Moves To Settle Suit In Girl’s Electrocution

A settlement in a lawsuit against Baltimore brought by the parents of a teen electrocuted during a softball game appears headed for approval.

03/18/2013

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Man Dies In Northwest Washington After Storm

A man died in northwest Washington after he touched a live power wire that came down during overnight storms.

06/30/2012

Deanna Green

Family Wants Lawmakers To Pass A Bill Protecting People From Stray Voltage

The family of a Baltimore County teenager electrocuted in a city park is pushing lawmakers to prevent it from happening again.

03/20/2012

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Worker Clearing Storm Debris Electrocuted In Md.

A worker has been electrocuted while trimming branches at a home in Takoma Park.

09/03/2011

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Va. Man Electrocuted While Working On Power Pole

Authorities say a Virginia man working on a power pole in Lothian was electrocuted.

07/21/2011

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Decaying Wires Cause Serious Hazards Throughout Baltimore

A WJZ investigation is revealing decaying wires are causing serious hazards throughout Baltimore neighborhoods, hazards so serious they can shock or even kill people as they walk down the street.

02/14/2011

Deanna Green

Man Works To Keep Others Safe After Daughter’s Death

A local teen was electrocuted after touching a fence at an area ball park. Now her father is on a crusade to make sure that never happens again.

12/07/2010

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