Electric Shock Incident In Roslindale : News Photo

Electric Shock Incident In Roslindale

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BOSTON - FEBRUARY 22: A Boston Fire Department worker suffered an electric shock today when the fire alarm system cable he was working on came into contact with a 25,000-volt line that powered commuter rail trains. The incident happened at 11:22 a.m. near the Canterbury Street overpass over the tracks in Roslindale, near Hyde Park Avenue. One of the men was in a bucket pulling wire and another draping the wire. Both NStar and Amtrak workers headed to the scene. (Photo by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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BOSTON - FEBRUARY 22: A Boston Fire Department worker suffered an electric shock today when the fire alarm system cable he was working on came into contact with a 25,000-volt line that powered commuter rail trains. The incident happened at 11:22 a.m. near the Canterbury Street overpass over the tracks in Roslindale, near Hyde Park Avenue. One of the men was in a bucket pulling wire and another draping the wire. Both NStar and Amtrak workers headed to the scene. (Photo by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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February 22, 2013
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