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Tin Bridge Road Death: North Carolina man dies of electrocution on Tin Bridge Road

Tin Bridge Road, LaGrange Death: North Carolina man dies of electrocution on Tin Bridge Road.

A news release from the Troup County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a man from North Carolina was electrocuted on Tin Bridge Road on Thursday morning, January 11, 2024.

According to reports, when a metal utility pole came into touch with electrical lines, the victim whom the press statement did not identify—who worked for an electrical utility firm was electrocuted.

According to the TCSO, the man was declared dead at the spot, and the tragedy looks to have been an accident.

At 9:40 in the morning, deputies, the Troup County Fire Department, and the Troup County AMR were summoned to the 1700 block of Tin Bridge Road. When the responding units came a little while later, they discovered the man dead and unconscious.

This is a developing story.

Location Facts

LaGrange is a city in and the county seat of Troup County, Georgia, United States. The population of the city was estimated to be 30,858 in 2020 by the U.S. Census Bureau. It is the principal city of the LaGrange, Georgia Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville, Georgia-Alabama (part) Combined Statistical Area. It is about 60 miles (97 km) southwest of Atlanta and located in the foothills of the Georgia Piedmont.