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#147103 - 01/17/02 06:35 PM Double fatality at County Durham roadworks
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Double fatality at County Durham roadworks

On Wednesday morning two men were electrocuted at roadworks near Bowes, it would appear after a lighting standard they were handling contacted a 20kV cable. One man died immediately, the other was dead on arrival at hospital in Darlington. The men are said to be employees of a subcontractor.

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