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Klickitat PUD Employee- Alert and Stable


At approximately 1:20 p.m. June 29, a Klickitat PUD employee made electrical contact while working on an outage in the High Prairie area.

The KPUD employee is alert and stable. As a precaution, he was transferred by Life Flight to the Emanual Burn Center for continued evaluation.

Klickitat PUD will be performing an ongoing investigation. “Safety is of the utmost importance to all of us,” the utility said in a statement.”

In an update June 30, KPUD stated that the employee had been released from the hospital. “We would like to thank everyone for your support and kindness,” a statement noted.


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