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”

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”

Rescue of Worker Electrocuted While Fixing a Billboard in El Salvador

An amateur video captured the rescue of a worker who was electrocuted while fixing a billboard atop a shop in Los Próceres, El Salvador. Two men received electricity shocks while working on that rooftop, their names were Rafael Antonio Cañas and Marvin García. The video captured the extraction of one of them. Both men are … Continue reading “Rescue of Worker Electrocuted While Fixing a Billboard in El Salvador”

Man Decapitated by High Voltage Wires

I have tried to find any news reports on this incident to have some sort of official explanation as what exactly happened to this man. I’m not sure which country this is, but I was thinking anywhere from Indonesia to the Philippines is likely. From the pictures it is clear that he has been electrocuted. … Continue reading “Man Decapitated by High Voltage Wires”

Penis Severely Burnt, Looks Like Over Roasted Sausage

There are some who claim that this severely burnt penis is the outcome of peeing on an electric fence. While this version sounds all kinds of cool, it is quite unlikely. At least given the extent of burns. Another version has it that the man’s penis burned in response to a botched surgical procedure – … Continue reading “Penis Severely Burnt, Looks Like Over Roasted Sausage”

Thai Man Electrocutes and Stabs His Wife, Then Tries to Kill Himself

23 year old Thai man identified as Amonthep killed his 23 year old wife identified as Saranya by applying the electric current to her body and then stabbing her several times. After the murder, Amonthep attempted to commit suicide by stabbing himself in the neck but survived and was taken to a hospital for treatment … Continue reading “Thai Man Electrocutes and Stabs His Wife, Then Tries to Kill Himself”