In Karelia, two railroad employees died in the elimination of breakage LEP

© Fotolia / ѕеап824Линии power. Archival photoIn Karelia, two railroad employees died in the elimination of breakage LEP© Fotolia / sean824

The investigating authorities of the Republic of Karelia organized a pre-investigation after the deaths of two railway workers in the elimination of breakage of high-voltage transmission lines, according to the SUCK of the Russian Federation on Republic.

«Twenty-fifth of December… on the part of the railway to Suojarvi district found the bodies of two workers of the railroad. On this fact the investigating authorities conducted preliminary examination. Found that men, being the railroad, were at work and eliminated the breakage of the high voltage power lines adjacent to the railroad tracks. When working men got electric shock and died», — stated in the message.

Currently being investigated circumstances of the incident. By results of check the procedural decision will be made, informs SUCK.

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