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NYPD: Third Rail Electrocutes Brooklyn Man Walking On G Train Tracks

Matthew Zeno and his friend were walking north on the southbound G line roadbed at the Union Avenue and Broadway station around 3:10 a.m. when he inadvertently made contact with the third rail and was electrocuted, police said.

07/08/2013

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Elevator Mechanic Identified As Ed Bradley Electrocuted On The Job In Midtown

The man is identified as 45-year-old Ed Bradley from Staten Island. Bradley is the father of three children. He may have come into contact with live wires.

03/29/2012

Investigators on the scene where a Verizon worker was electrocuted in Brownsville on Sept. 14, 2011 (Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Verizon Worker Electrocuted On The Job In Brownsville

A Verizon worker was electrocuted this morning while hanging FiOS cable in Brooklyn.

09/14/2011

Worker Electrocuted To Death On Long Island

PLAINVIEW, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say a 21-year-old male worker was electrocuted to death when his aluminum extension ladder struck overhead power lines. Police say it happened just after 2 p.m. Friday […]

11/05/2010