Electrician severely shocked at construction site on Near North Side
CHICAGO — An electrician is in critical condition after being severely shocked at a construction site on the city’s Near North Side.
The incident happened early Friday near the corner of North Clark and North LaSalle.
Fire crews say a 38-year-old man was shocked while working in the basement.
Paramedics quickly arrived and preformed CPR to revive him.
The man was transported to Northwestern Hospital and remains in critical condition.