Man electrocuted in Wildey

Police and other emergency officials were on the scene of an apparent electrocution at a building in Websters Road, Wildey, St Michael.

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Our reporter Marlon Madden was on the scene and he reported that the defence force, fire service and light and power technicians were among the first responders.

The victim is said to be a male employee of BRC Limited, Edgehill, St Thomas, who was working on the roof of the building at the time of the incident.

(more details to follow)

25 Responses to Man electrocuted in Wildey

  1. Gaskin Felicity
    Gaskin Felicity January 22, 2015 at 1:04 pm

    So sad a story. Just a case of time and unexpected event that he was met with …tragically

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  2. Sharon Woolley
    Sharon Woolley January 22, 2015 at 1:04 pm

    Glad to see you have a more sensitive photo than The Nation, my thoughts are with his family

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  3. Niccolo Costa
    Niccolo Costa January 22, 2015 at 1:07 pm

    We leave home every morning to go work , sometimes angry at our love ones but never expect not to return. RIP

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    • Nadia Ifill
      Nadia Ifill January 22, 2015 at 1:44 pm

      Well said. We have to start and try to finish each day forgiving others cause we never know when its our time to go. This is so sad i pray that God grant his loved ones the strength to overcome this ordeal. May he rest in peace

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    • Melissa S Rollins
      Melissa S Rollins January 22, 2015 at 3:25 pm

      True words!! My heart goes out to the family!!

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  4. Niccolo Costa
    Niccolo Costa January 22, 2015 at 1:07 pm

    We leave home every morning to go work , sometimes angry at out love ones but never expect not to return. RIP

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    • Nadia Ifill
      Nadia Ifill January 22, 2015 at 1:44 pm

      Well said. We have to start and try to finish each day forgiving others cause we never know when its our time to go. This is so sad i pray that God grant his loved ones the strength to overcome this ordeal. May he rest in peace

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    • Melissa S Rollins
      Melissa S Rollins January 22, 2015 at 3:25 pm

      True words!! My heart goes out to the family!!

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  5. Stacia Newsam
    Stacia Newsam January 22, 2015 at 1:09 pm

    We leave home never knowing if we shall ever return. May God grant comfort to his family. May he RIP.

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  6. Cynthia Blackman
    Cynthia Blackman January 22, 2015 at 1:13 pm

    So sad May he rest in peace … You leave your home and NEVER sure what can happen ..His family are in prayers .

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  7. Debbie Walcott
    Debbie Walcott January 22, 2015 at 1:14 pm

    Not a second is promise to no one…my heart goes out to the family

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  8. Shontelle Ifill
    Shontelle Ifill January 22, 2015 at 1:19 pm

    So sad Stefann Sugar

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  9. Kennifer Thompson
    Kennifer Thompson January 22, 2015 at 1:30 pm

    My sincere condolences to his family.R.I.P

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  10. Christopher Foster
    Christopher Foster January 22, 2015 at 2:16 pm

    To the victim, RIP sir. To the family, May God give me grant you comfort during these hard time. To the family Lawyer, Get your papers together.

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  11. Simone Edwards
    Simone Edwards January 22, 2015 at 2:17 pm

    I don’t want to sound daft, but at no point does either paper say he’s dead. Has that been confirmed or are we assuming? Either way, my prayers go out to him and his family.

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    • Katrina Dixon
      Katrina Dixon January 22, 2015 at 2:20 pm

      I had to read over the article twice cause it did not say he was dead. I pray not but if so RIP #sosad

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    • Melissa S Rollins
      Melissa S Rollins January 22, 2015 at 3:26 pm

      True actually!!

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    • Chad Thomas
      Chad Thomas January 22, 2015 at 4:38 pm

      exactly, very ambigous

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    • Rusty Ralph
      Rusty Ralph January 22, 2015 at 8:16 pm

      Electrocution generally means death by electrical contact/shock.

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  12. Delon Douglas
    Delon Douglas January 22, 2015 at 2:31 pm

    Electrocuted means dead

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    • Simone Edwards
      Simone Edwards January 22, 2015 at 5:41 pm

      No. Dead means dead, deceased means dead. Electrocuted means injured or killed by electric shock.

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  13. Gloria springer January 22, 2015 at 2:45 pm

    RIP give God pray and thank every day we do,nt know our time

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  14. Annis Sobers January 22, 2015 at 2:55 pm

    My condolences goes out to his Family, Friends and Loved Ones.

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  15. Rosemary Callender January 22, 2015 at 3:39 pm

    My condolences to his family and love ones

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  16. Stephanie-Snow Princess White
    Stephanie-Snow Princess White January 22, 2015 at 6:13 pm

    It is confirmed that he is deceased. RIP Cuz, you will be missed

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