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Utility worker shocked by live wire in Hollywood Park

Worker suffers burns to arms, expected to recover

A utility worker was hospitalized late Monday afternoon after he was shocked on the North Side.
A utility worker was hospitalized late Monday afternoon after he was shocked on the North Side.

A utility worker was hospitalized late Monday afternoon after he was shocked on the North Side.

Paramedics responded to the accident around 5 p.m. near Donella Drive and Highway 281.

A crew was reportedly working on a utility pole in Hollywood Park when the unidentified worker touched a live wire.

Authorities say he was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center with burns to both arms, but he was expected to recover.

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