Lineman from Connecticut dies in Massachusetts accident

Rehoboth, Mass.-AP, July 2, 2003 2:40 PM) _ Officials in Massachusetts say an electrical lineman from Connecticut has died from a power line accident. Forty-four-year-old Walter Shaw had been as injured after his crew's equipment contacted live power lines in Rehoboth, Massachusetts on Monday. He died yesterday. A co-worker of Shaw's from Maine died on Monday. The men were part of a crew doing maintenance work on high-tension lines when a crossbeam they were attempting to install accidentally contacted a 115-thousand volt line.