A Portland, Oregon, a man was filmed dangling up a utility pole while being electrocuted. The incident occurred at the intersection of Southeast 122nd Avenue and Stark Street on Wednesday June 28, 2017.
Callers to 911 reported the man climbed the pole, threw items from his pocket and was pulling at wires until a zap. He was pronounced dead at the scene. It is not clear why he climbed up the pole.
From the video, it does not appear that anyone tried to help him.