Tree climber electrocuted while cutting trees in Brisbane

Brisbane, AU – A man cutting trees has died after he came into contact with overhead power wires. It is believed that the man was above live wires when he accidentally touched them. He was treated by paramedics at the scene but died a short time after. An Energex spokesman has confirmed more than 1200 homes are without power as a result of the incident.

For more information; http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/tree-cutter-dies-after-contact-with-power-lines-at-the-gap-in-brisbane/news-story/7536899c2546b56a84ed125122cf5163

https://au.news.yahoo.com/a/32408852/brisbane-tree-cutter-dies-after-touching-live-power-line/#page1

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/tree-lopper-killed-after-coming-into-contact-with-high-voltage-power-lines-20160822-gqyfy3.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3753115/Tree-cutter-killed-electrocuted-power-line-Brisbane.html

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-08-22/man-electrocuted-while-lopping-trees-in-brisbane/7775008

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