TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Power company worker dies in Armstrong County

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, June 22, 2013, 10:42 a.m.
 

A Clarion County man died early Saturday after he electrocuted while trying to repair a power line that had been knocked down by a falling tree, according to the Armstrong County coroner's office.

Michael Eugene Over, 52, of Over Road in New Bethlehem accidently grabbed the live line, said Armstrong County Deputy Coroner Brian Myers.

Myers pronounced Over dead at the scene at 3:50 a.m.

Over worked for Central Electric Cooperative of Parker. He responded to a call to 304 Mudd Lane in Perry, Armstrong County.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Penguins’ Letang leaves hospital, ‘day-to-day’ with concussion
  2. NFL coaches weigh in on Polamalu’s legacy
  3. Building damaged, no injuries after Fayette recycling center fire
  4. Starkey: Next frontier for Steelers offense
  5. Pirates pitchers finding success with expanded strike zone
  6. Shortfalls sabotage promise of union retirees’ pensions
  7. South Side house part of former Steeler’s end game
  8. Mt. Lebanon native, Iraq war hero’s action goes unrewarded
  9. Alvarez latest in Pirates’ revolving door at first base
  10. Downie’s goal, fight spark Penguins to win over Coyotes
  11. From sticks to pucks, Mt. Pleasant collector wields power of the Pens