Transformer explosion kills worker

Jul 26, 2019
Posted by Patrick Haddad

A high voltage electrical transformer has exploded on the Tirana-Durres highway in Albania, causing one fatality and two injuries.

The transformer was near a facility under reconstruction. Three employees were initially injured, of which two have been named, Gjergji Sula, Fari Collaku, and S.C.  One has since died in hospital. One received life-threatening injuries, while the other received only mild injuries.

The investigation team continues to work on the scene to clarify the circumstances of the event.


Source: Albania Daily News

Photo (for illustrative purposes): Paramedics carrying patient / ER24 EMS (Pty) Ltd. / Flickr / CC BY 2.0

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