Oil Field Workers Electrocuted

By February 26, 2014 September 6th, 2019 Oil and Gas, Work Injuries

On Monday, February 24, 2014, two oil field workers were electrocuted when they were struck by a fallen electrical line in southwest Houston, Texas, according to authorities.  Paramedics gave the men CPR as an ambulance rushed them to Memorial Hermann Hospital.  Apparently, a crane struck an electrical line in a field near the 16800 block of Blue Ridge near FM 2234 close to Fort Bend County, Texas.  A worker at the site of the incident referred any questions to the company, Maverick Drilling.  Houston police and other authorities are investigating the incident.