Police Blotter

There are 14 comments on the The Morning Call story from Jul 27, 2009, titled Police Blotter. In it, The Morning Call reports that:

MAHANOY TOWNSHIP Man is 'critical' after shock, and fall from PPL tower A 21-year-old man was critically injured after climbing an electric tower, being shocked, then falling 70 feet to the ground.

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Whitehall, PA

#1 Jul 27, 2009
wow is there nothing else to do in Mahanoy than climb electrical towers...strange..

Since: Apr 09

Bethlehem, PA

#2 Jul 27, 2009
I'm not feeding anyone a line, but that was electrifying! Next thing you know, we'll read how he was singing, "Ohm on the Range" while climbing the tower!
Abe Lincoln

Bethlehem, PA

#3 Jul 27, 2009
Too ealry in the day/week for bad puns my man.

But seriously what did this french fry think was gonna happen climbing 70 feet into the air on an electrical tower?

Salfordville, PA

#5 Jul 27, 2009
Im not sorry at all, how can you be that STUPID !! "shock the monkey"

Schnecksville, PA

#8 Jul 27, 2009
Should have stayed on the ground and "Spanked the Monkey"...
Lehigh Valley Resident

Whitehall, PA

#9 Jul 27, 2009
Simply Shocking

“Boobies make me smile”

Since: Jul 08


#10 Jul 27, 2009
Another Darwin award nominee. Lets get drunk and climb up a high powered electric tower at 3AM.

Wilmington, DE

#12 Jul 27, 2009
Natures way of weeding out the truly stupid...


#13 Jul 27, 2009
sports fan


#14 Jul 27, 2009
Let the poles to the professional linemen.

Since: Apr 09

Bethlehem, PA

#15 Jul 27, 2009
sports fan wrote:
Let the poles to the professional linemen.
Or the dancers.:)

Lehighton, PA

#16 Jul 27, 2009
I'm sure no drinking or drugs were involved...cough, cough Dumb as*es.

Philadelphia, PA

#17 Jul 28, 2009
drunk and stupid is no way to go through life young man LMAO
Eye for Eye

Washington, DC

#18 Jul 29, 2009
2 guys pulled this stunt in Wind Gap a couple of years ago. Makes you wonder what their IQ's are.

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