Southern Pine employee injured - - Jackson, MS

Southern Pine employee injured

TAYLORSVILLE, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Southern Pine Electric Power Association employee was seriously injured Thursday when he came in contact with a power line. The employee was airlifted to University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

The accident occurred around 10:45 a.m. on Walker Road in Simpson County, about three miles west of Pinola.

The victim's name is not being released pending notification of his relatives.

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