A man is dead after being electrocuted in New Sudbury.
It happened around 10:20 this morning on Madison Avenue near Gary.
Police say it appears a boom-truck operator employed by Evans Lumber was killed when the vehice came in contact with some hydro wires.
The Coroner’s Office and the Ministry of Labor are handling the investigation….
The incident also caused a wide spread hydro outage in New Sudbury.
The name of the deceased is not being released at this time at the request of the family.