Man electrocuted trying to steal cables
Johannesburg - A man was electrocuted while trying to steal cables from an electrical box in Capital Park in Wonderboom, Pretoria police said on Thursday.
"The man was alone on Wednesday night, when the electricity burned his body from his toes to the lower body. He died immediately," Captain Agnes Huma said.
He was wearing two sets of clothing under green overalls.
His identity is unknown.