Batavia Daily News: Man injured after touching power line

Updated: 07/11/2014 6:24 AM
Created: 07/11/2014 4:26 AM WHEC.com

A Wyoming County man remains in guarded condition after police say he touched a live power line.

The Batavia Daily News reports 36-year-old Andrew Mower and another man broke into a NYSEG substation in Perry around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police say Mower was walking around the building when he touched a 35,000-volt power line. He was taken by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital. The other man was not injured.

Police say charges could be filed.

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