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Man in serious condition after electrical accident

Paramedics took a 44 year-old man in serious condition to the hospital this morning after he was injured while replacing gutters in the airport industrial area.

Emergency Medical Services said the incident occurred at 9:05 a.m. on Kopakapa street.

Capt. Terry Seelig, Honolulu Fire Department spokesman, said the victim was part of a crew replacing gutters on a warehouse. The worker was on a fork lift  when he came into contact with an electrical wire. 

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