Tuesday 1 December, 2020

St Ann farmer electrocuted while pumping water at home

A 39-year-old man was electrocuted by high tension wires at his home in Watt Town, St Ann on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Jermaine Reid, a farmer of Endeavour in Watt Town.

The police reported that about 9.30 am, Reid was at home pumping water, when he was electrocuted by high tension wires.

The police did not give further details on how Reid was electrocuted.

He was assisted to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigations continue into the development.

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