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Worker Shocked

Worker Shocked

Tampa, Fla.-(970 WFLA)-A worker in a bucket lift was shocked after coming in contact with a high voltage power line in the 19 hundred block of East Henry Avenue in the Seminole Heights area.

Rescue workers say 33 year-old Trent Gobble of Wimauma was cutting trees when he hit the line.  TECO says the line carries more than 7 thousand volts.

Tampa Fire-Rescue performed advance life support on Gobble and then transported him to Tampa General.  Gobble is listed in critical condition.

Gobble works for Ameriscape Services in Thonotosassa.


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