Three KSEB contract workers were electrocuted and four people were injured at Kozhukkully, near Mannuthy, in Thrissur, on 22-07-2014 evening when they accidentally came into contact with an 11 KV high tension line while erecting an electric pole in the area.
The accident occurred around 5 pm. The deceased have been identified as Jiffy, 30, of Pattikad, and Palakkad Mangalam natives Shibu and Suresh, 32. Three of them were contract linemen with the KSEB. Four contract workers also suffered burns in the accident. Besides, they suffered bruises when the pole that they were trying to erect fell on them.