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Monday, June 17, 2024

LIBERIA: MAN, 30 ELECTROCUTED IN GARDNERSVILLE

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Gardnerville’s Chicken Soup Factory Community was struck by tragedy early today when a man in his early 30s, identified as Fabulous, lost his life due to electrocution. Eyewitnesses report that Fabulous was attempting to illegally connect a house to the country’s electricity power line when the incident occurred.

This unfortunate incident has raised concerns about the dangers of illegal electrical connections within the community.

According to witnesses, Fabulous had engaged in similar unauthorized activities the day before, suggesting a pattern of risky behavior. It is worth noting that the deceased was not affiliated with the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) in any official capacity.

News of the tragic incident quickly spread throughout the tight-knit Gardnerville community, prompting discussions about the importance of electrical safety. Local authorities have expressed their condolences to the victim’s family and friends, while also emphasizing the need for increased awareness regarding the risks associated with unauthorized electrical connections.

Gardnerville residents are now reflecting on the incident and reevaluating their own safety practices, according to one resident

Tragic events like this serve as a stark reminder of the hazards posed by unauthorized electrical connections.

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