Storms Rip Out Trees, Power Lines; Electrocute Man In ConnecticutThe storms Tuesday claimed a life in New Milford, Connecticut, after devastating winds tore through the area.
Dogs Zapped By Stray Voltage In East VillageAtticus Finch, a 2-year-old Russian Wolfhound, is more cautious than usual these days after he was struck with an electrical current twice over the weekend.
Family Of NYC Transit Worker Electrocuted On The Job Settles For $4 MillionA judge had already ruled that NYC Transit was negligent for failing to protect James Knell. A jury only had to determine the amount of monetary compensation for his pain and suffering.
Family Sues Con Ed Over Woman's Electrocution During SandyThe family of a young woman who was electrocuted during Superstorm Sandy has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Con Edison, claiming the utility failed to act to prevent the tragedy.
NYPD: Third Rail Electrocutes Brooklyn Man Walking On G Train TracksMatthew 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.
Authorities: Utility Worker With Jersey Central Power & Light Dies By ElectrocutionFirst Assistant Monmouth County Prosecutor Richard Incremona said that the man died while doing work on Daum Road in Manalapan.
Elevator Mechanic Identified As Ed Bradley Electrocuted On The Job In MidtownThe 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.