Carpenter Electrocuted in Siaton Town

A carpenter was electrocuted in Sitio Tambobo, Barangay Bonbonon in Siaton town around 7:00 a.m. Friday.

Police identified the victim as Nemecio Morquida Avellano, 58, married, a carpenter of Liptong Bacong town also of Negros Oriental.

Police investigation disclosed that the victim was making a steering handle for the yacht with the use of grinder, but was accidentally electrocuted by it.

The victim managed to call for help but it was too late for his neighbor, the victim was already dead.*(CMG)