Local

Construction Worker Electrocuted, Killed In Accident

View Comments
(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Sample Swedish Delicacies At The American Swedish Institute
  2. HSSR: 12/19/14 – Gavin Pugh Battles ALS
  3. MN Musician Takes Memoir To The Stage
  4. Kids Ski Free On Sunday At Afton Alps
  5. Raw Footage: Protesters Chant 'No Justice, No Peace' At MOA

WRIGHT, Minn. (WCCO) – Authorities are investigating the electrocution death of a construction worker on Thursday in Carlton County.

The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a call of a male who was electrocuted at 1:34 p.m. on Oct. 4.

The fatal construction accident took place at Center Road and East Mud Lake Road in Wright, Minn.

The victim has been identified as Richard Roy Washburn, 30, of Hill City, Minn. Washburn had worked for Ulland Brothers.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,385 other followers