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LUCELEC Contractors Injured In Grande Riviere


Two employees of the contracting firm V. Bonnet, working for the St. Lucia Electricity
Services Limited (LUCELEC), are recovering under medical supervision following an incident that occurred on Tuesday, July 02, 2024, in Grand Riviere, Gros-Islet.

The contractor employees were injured at approximately 4:30 p.m. while replacing an electric pole and transformers damaged by the passage of Hurricane Beryl.

LUCELEC would like to recognize the quick action of the team on site in rescuing the injured men and thank the Saint Lucia Fire Service for its quick response in attending to the injured contractors.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured men.ย  The incident remains under investigation.

SOURCE: St. Lucia Electricity Services Limitedย 

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  1. Sorry to hear- I watched some of those guys climb poles in the darkness in the wee hours of the morning just to restore power to my community and just wanted to hug them!! That’s a tuff job that they do! Thank you gentlemen and recover well!

  2. Hats off to these all are in our prayers ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™


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