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PG&E Employee Killed Working Near Carr Fire

PG&E confirms an employee has been killed while working in the vicinity of the Carr Fire.

Posted: Aug 4, 2018 8:45 PM
Updated: Aug 4, 2018 10:28 PM

PG&E confirms an employee has been killed while working in the vicinity of the Carr Fire.

PG&E spokesperson John Kaufman says the energy company is working with local law enforcement to investigate the specific circumstances about what happened in the fatal accident.

A PG&E employee tells Action News Now that the apprentice lineman was driving a side-by-side atv when the incident occured.

Kaufman says the safety of its employees is a top priority, and the company is thinking of its team members at this time.
More information will be released as it becomes available.

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