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Charter Tech Dies in S.C. Accident

10/05/2004 5:42 AM Eastern

A Charter Communications Inc. technician was killed when he accidentally touched a live wire, AP reported.

Scottie D. Bell, 34, of Anderson, S.C., died about 12:38 p.m. Monday at a hospital after he touched an electrical wire, Greenville County deputy coroner Ken Coppins told AP.

Bell was in a bucket truck when he hit a live wire trying to lower the bucket, Coppins added.

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