Man Uses Tree Branch to Help Electrocuted Stranger, Pays the Price

Good Samaritan tried to help a stranger who was being electrocuted and caught fire after coming in contact with a fallen live wire, but got instantly electrocuted and lit on fire himself. He used a tree branch to attempt to get the wire off the victim. While I don’t have sufficient information as to the … Continue reading “Man Uses Tree Branch to Help Electrocuted Stranger, Pays the Price”

Three Children Electrocuted to Death While Playing Outside

In Bacabal – a city 240 km from São Luís in Maranhão, Brazil, three boys aged 6, 8 and 11 died from electric shocks on the afternoon of Wednesday March 30, 2016. According to information obtained by the Civil Police, the children were electrocuted by an electric barbwire fence a property owner put around his … Continue reading “Three Children Electrocuted to Death While Playing Outside”

Man Climbs Utility Pole in Front of Police Station and Is Electrocuted

On Wednesday, March 9, 2016, in São Cristóvão, in the North Zone of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a man named Wagner Tomé Rodrigues walked into a police station to file a complaint. After a few hours, he requested the presence of the delegate. Shortly after, he climbed out the window and onto the nearby utility … Continue reading “Man Climbs Utility Pole in Front of Police Station and Is Electrocuted”

Motorcyclist Electrocuted and Set on Fire by Fallen Live Wire

This has got to be one of the craziest traffic related accidents ever. A motorcyclist apparently ran over a fallen live wire and got both electrocuted and set on fire. The video shows him twitching on the road as electric current continues to flow through his body. Some kind of emergency vehicle is on site, … Continue reading “Motorcyclist Electrocuted and Set on Fire by Fallen Live Wire”

Naked Man Tortured with Electricity in Iraq

Video from Iraq shows a naked, bound and blindfolded man being tortured with electricity. The man squirms on the floor, and screams as the electric current is being run through his body. At the end of the video, as torture still continues judging by sparks emitted by the wires connected to him, he no longer … Continue reading “Naked Man Tortured with Electricity in Iraq”

Electrocuted Man Combusts into Flames on Top of Train Car in Mumbai, India

A man traveling on the roof of Mumbai Local train car ended up getting electrocuted combusting into flames. People tried to help him off, but it looks like his arm was trapped, so they could not save him. People getting electrocuted on top of trains is nothing new in India. Obvious dangers don’t seem to … Continue reading “Electrocuted Man Combusts into Flames on Top of Train Car in Mumbai, India”

Four Palestinians Executed by ISIS in the Yarmouk Refugee Camp in Damascus, Syria

ISIS has released a video from the Yarmouk refugee camp in the Syria’s capital city of Damascus. The video shows four men being interrogated, and executed – two by gunshot to the head, and two by beheading. ISIS accused the Palestinians of being spies. The first man they said was a spy for Hamas, the … Continue reading “Four Palestinians Executed by ISIS in the Yarmouk Refugee Camp in Damascus, Syria”

Man Electrocuted on Top of Utility Pole

The video shows a man after he was electrocuted on top of a utility pole. The man’s pants are on fire, he’s clearly incapacitated, but appears to be alive. It doesn’t look like anyone on the ground knows how to help him. Hopefully someone quickly realized that they need to either shut the power off, … Continue reading “Man Electrocuted on Top of Utility Pole”

Algerian Man Driven to Suicide by Unemployment Electrocutes by Touching High Tension Wires

In Algeria, a young man climbed up a transmission tower and killed himself by touching the high tension overhead wires. Locals said he was mentally ill, but was allegedly driven to suicide by the inability to find a job. Long term unemployment has taken a toll on his mental health and drove him mad. The … Continue reading “Algerian Man Driven to Suicide by Unemployment Electrocutes by Touching High Tension Wires”

Saudi Kid Climbs Transmission Tower and Self Electrocutes by Touching Overhead Power Line

A Saudi kid climbed a transmission tower on Jeddah Beach, and when he was near the top, reached up to touch the overhead power line. The contact with live wire turned him instantly into a giant spark, and lead to him free-falling back down to the ground. I don’t know if the kid had a … Continue reading “Saudi Kid Climbs Transmission Tower and Self Electrocutes by Touching Overhead Power Line”