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February 07 10:53 AM

Electrical accident kills one, injures two

Bossier deputies were dispatched to Cypress Black Bayou Recreation Area in Benton shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday in response to a report of an electrical accident which killed one man and injured two people.

Brandon Beaver, 34, of Shreveport, was killed by an electrical shock while working on a ground-level transformer.

Two other men, one an electrical contractor and one a park employee, were injured in the incident.

Both men were taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators have deemed the incident a tragic accident.

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