Worker shocked while trimming trees in Wethersfield

Wethersfield, CT – A worker trimming trees was shocked after coming into contact with high voltage wires.

According to Wethersfield Police Lt. Donald Crabtree, a crew was cutting back trees when a crew member struck a power line and was shocked.

That party was taken to an area hospital to be treated for burns they sustained during the incident.

Eversource had to shut power off to the area to allow crew members to safely moved their equipment.

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