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Hyde Park Power Lines Accident

Teen Dies After Being Shocked by Downed Power Lines in Hyde Park

By Basch & Keegan |

Noah T. Black, a 19-year-old sophomore at the Culinary Institute of America, was electrocuted and killed by low-hanging utility wires while hiking in the federally-owned Franklin D. Roosevelt estate. Black, along with three others, was hiking on an unmarked trail when he encountered the low-hanging wires. According to Hyde Park Chief of Police Eric… Read More »