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Ameren lineman killed during storm clean up

ST. LOUIS (KFVS) -

Ameren Missouri announced Thursday a lineman died after being electrocuted during storm restoration efforts around 10:30 a.m.

The full statement from Ameren includes:

"It is with tremendous regret and deep sadness we report an Ameren Missouri co-worker sustained an electrical contact at 10:30 a.m. during storm restoration efforts. He was transported to the hospital; however, he did not survive. The Ameren family of employees offer heartfelt sympathy and support to the family and loved ones of our co-worker."

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