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Worker Shocked

By: Venton Blandin
By: Venton Blandin

A worker at the Blue Ridge Detention Center is recovering this evening after being shocked on the job.

It happened around 12 p.m. when the man was atop a ladder, and fell eight feet after coming in contact with the wire and getting shocked.

Albemarle County emergency crews say a man was seriously hurt. No one else was hurt. Power at the Blue Ridge Detention Center was not affected.


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