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”

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”

African Copper Thief Badly Burnt During Ill-Fated Excursion

Video from Lynnvill, a suburb of Witbank City, in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa, shows the end result of a thief who was attempting to steal a “4 Core armoured electrical copper cable” (I don’t know electrical shit and I ain’t gonna pretend to) from the Botha Substation when shit went horribly awry. The young man … Continue reading “African Copper Thief Badly Burnt During Ill-Fated Excursion”

Man Electrocuted and Left Smoking at Train Station

Video captures the aftermath of a man was electrocuted at a train station. The man is literally smoking. Like, smoke pouring out of him. Pretty cool. This may or may not be some attempt at suicide, although I tend to lean towards this just being another case of a man riding on top of the … Continue reading “Man Electrocuted and Left Smoking at Train Station”

Flaming Thai Found on Top of Utility Pole

Haha, did the title fool you into thinking this was a post about a faggot making some kind of self-righteous demonstration? Ah…well, anyway, at one point a Thai man had climbed up onto this utility pole and then was electrocuted, killed and caught fire from the power. No telling if this was an accident or … Continue reading “Flaming Thai Found on Top of Utility Pole”

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”