6 a.m. Friday, August 3, 2018 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 4, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. Items contained herein are based on information available at the time of its release and should not be interpreted as an admission or finding of guilt. Arrest information may differ from formal charges filed by the prosecuting agency. To see a list of completed calls for service in the last 48 hours, visit slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
300 S Elizabeth Street
The victim part of a crew doing tree trimming. The crew was using a large crane, the crane struck a power line at the same time as the victim happened to be touching the crane. The victim received an electrical shock from the grounding of the power line through the crane. Medical and bystanders were quickly on scene to render medical aide. The victim was taken to a local hospital in extremely serious condition.
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