Bricktown Canal Electrocution Kills 1; Another Injured


Monday, October 1st 2018, 10:27 am
By: News 9


Police confirm one man has died by electrocution after he fell in the Bricktown Canal, Sunday night. 

Read More: Two Men Shocked By Electrical Lines At Bricktown Canal

Fire officials said the victim tripped over a light pole and fell into the canal near the 100 block of South Mickey Mantle Drive.

While trying to get out, police said the man grabbed exposed wires from the lamp.

The victim and a second man, who was in the water helping the victim, were both shocked by the electrical line. 

The two were still in the water when fire officials arrived at the scene. 

No names have been released. 

Stay with News9.com or your News 9 app for more information as it becomes available. 

While trying to get out, police said the man grabbed exposed wires from the lamp.

The victim and a second man, who was in the water helping the victim, were both shocked by the electrical line. 

The two were still in the water when fire officials arrived at the scene. 

No names have been released. 

Stay with News9.com or your News 9 app for more information as it becomes available. 

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Police confirm one man has died by electrocution after he fell in the Bricktown Canal, Sunday night.  

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