South Africa: Woman Electrocuted While Fixing Plug
A woman believed to be in her 40s died on Thursday evening in her home in Bophelong, Vanderbijlpark, after being electrocuted while fixing a plug, paramedics said.
When paramedics arrived at the home they found that the woman showed no signs of life, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said in a statement.
Paramedics quickly assessed the woman and found that she had already succumbed to her injuries.
Meiring said residents in nearby homes called paramedics after hearing the woman scream.