A relative of three family members who were electrocuted due to a power-line failure following the 2011 windstorm reacted on Friday to a proposed $24.5 million penalty against Southern California Edison.
Authorities say a 28-year-old man was killed instantly when he made contact with an energized power line.
A Downey man who was electrocuted in a storefront church in Long Beach has been identified, authorities said Thursday.
Two Good Samaritans who were electrocuted trying to help the driver of a car crash in Valley Village in August may have saved the lives of two police officers.
City Councilman Paul Krekorian Thursday will launch a fundraising effort to cover ambulance fees being charged to the families of two women who were electrocuted when they tried to assist a motorist whose SUV crashed in Valley Village.
Two women were electrocuted Wednesday night and six other people were injured following a car accident in Valley Village, authorities said.
A tree trimmer died Saturday in an industrial accident in the backyard of a home in Sierra Madre.
Police believe a man, who was electrocuted Wednesday night outside a Huntington Beach business, was trying to steal copper wire.
A man’s body was found next to a Southern California Edison transformer after he was apparently electrocuted while trying to steal copper, Palm Springs police said Sunday.
A 24-year-old man struck by a downed power line in Whittier has died, a hospital official confirmed Sunday.
Three people have been electrocuted in a San Bernardino home, but the circumstances are unclear.