Dead workers identified in power line accident

By KPLC Staff

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Two workers are dead after a power line accident in Beauregard Parish. The Sheriff's office tells 7 News that around 11:45am it received a call that two workers had been electrocuted while working on a power line on Tanglewood Loop south of DeRidder.

The names of the two men are identifed as 41-year-old Michael Brister and 35-year-old William Bailey. Both men are from DeRidder.

We have a crew on the way to the scene, and we'll bring you more details on later editions of 7 News and www.kplctv.com.

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