Lineman killed working on PG&E power pole

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TWAIN, CA (KOLO) - The Plumas County Sheriff's Department reports that a lineman has died of his injuries after falling from a PG&E power pole.

Two PAR Electric employees were installing power lines Monday, July 22nd for PG&E near the Plumas County town of Twain when the accident happened.

The second lineman was transported to Chico with non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation and the name of the deceased has not been released, pending notification of relatives.

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