Brazilian Man Electrocuted While Climbing Utility Pole to Get View of Dilma Rousseff

A Brazilian man climbed a utility pole to get a better view of ousted president Dilma Rousseff who was giving a speech, but touched the wrong wires and got electrocuted. The incident happened in the city of Aracaju in the northern state of Sergipe. The man who only wore shorts ignored warnings and pleas of … Continue reading “Brazilian Man Electrocuted While Climbing Utility Pole to Get View of Dilma Rousseff”

Workers Installing Road Sign Electrocuted When Sign Touches Overhead Power Lines

This video appears to be from China, and it reminded me of the other similar video from China, with very much the same outcome. The video depicts workers attempting to install a road sign. Suspended from a crane, they tried to navigate the oversized sign between live overhead power lines. The sign easily touched a … Continue reading “Workers Installing Road Sign Electrocuted When Sign Touches Overhead Power Lines”

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”

Teenager’s Hand Destroyed by High Tension Electrical Wires

Sick images here showcasing the result of a sixteen year old boy who had touched high tension wires. The photos show the initial burns, swelling and blistering of the hand and the ultimate melting of his flesh from the bones. Amputation was the only solution to save this young man’s life. This degeneration into infection … Continue reading “Teenager’s Hand Destroyed by High Tension Electrical Wires”

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”