Friday, July 3, 2015

SEPTA worker shocked, burned at West Trenton Station

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A SEPTA employee was shocked and burned while inspecting a train overnight.

The incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. at the West Trenton Station in Ewing Township.

A male employee who was inspecting a rail car was shocked by a live wire, according to SEPTA.

He was taken to Saint Barnabas Medical Center. The transit agency had no information about his condition, but news reports say he suffered third-degree burns and was in critical condition.

Philly.com staff
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