One person died and another was injured, after making contact with a high voltage cable, in fact recorded this Monday afternoon in the El Klombo sector of the Bayaguana municipality, Monte Plata province.
The deceased was identified as Chiquito, who died while trying to help him, detaching him from the cables.
The survivor was identified as El Ciego, who was electrocuted after making contact with the cables. At the moment he is receiving medical attention at the Santo Cristo de los Milagros hospital in the aforementioned municipality, while as a child, he was transferred to the morgue of the same health center and later handed over to his relatives to give him a Christian burial.
The residents of El Kilometro ask the Electric Power Distribution Company (EDEESTE) to solve the problem of the power lines to prevent more people from dying in these circumstances.