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Fairfax, MN -- Authorities are investigating the death of one man and injury of another after an accident while construction was taking place on the south-central Minnesota transmission line.
Reports state that the two men were shocked while doing construction work on the CapX2020 power line near Fairfax. The two men were flown to trauma centers. One victim died. The other victim's health status is unknown.
The two men worked for Donovan Constructon. A spokesperson for the company said the man who died was from the Twin Cities. The injured man was from Osseo, WI. The injured man is being treated in a burn unit.