An unidentified man of Solwezi has died after being electrocuted by a security wire fence at Kansanshi Foundation offices in Solwezi district.

North-Western Province Commissioner of Police Hudson Namachila has confirmed the incident which is believed to have happened between 19:00 and 22:00 hours last night.

Mr. Namachila said Moses Katanga, a Security Guard from Henderson Asset Protection, reported that an unknown man was found dead after being electrocuted.

ZANIS reports that the Police visited the scene and found the body of the deceased lying on the spot where he was electrocuted from without any physical injuries.

The Police Commissioner said the body of the deceased has since been taken to Solwezi General Hospital Mortuary awaiting identification by relatives but that no foul play is suspected.



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