AMARILLO (October 23, 2013) A tree trimmer was electrocuted while working in a neighborhood in Amarillo, police said.
Amarillo police say the accident happened Tuesday in the backyard of a home when the pole the man was using to trim limbs came into contact with a power line.
Police identified the victim as Emiliano Garcia, 46, of Amarillo.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy was ordered.