DE SOTO, Mo. (KMOV) – An Ameren Missouri worker was hospitalized after he was shocked while working in De Soto, Missouri on Tuesday.
According to police, the victim was changing a transformer outside the Casey’s General Store in the 1900 block of North Main around 12:30 p.m. when the incident occurred.
Authorities were called to the scene and the man was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital with third-degree burns on his arm.
The victim was expected to survive.
Additional details were not immediately available.