Campbell County tree trimmer recovering from electrical burns

Caryville, TN – Carney Hicks was shocked while trimming trees near Old Highway 63. According to his employer Bobby Baird, owner of Baird Tree Co., Hicks was cutting a tree underneath the high tension wire and the tree hit the wire. Hicks suffered electrical burns to his hand. He is recovering in the hospital and will need to undergo skin grafts.

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