SDG&E basket hits power lines, injures worker in El Cajon

Posted at 2:47 PM, Aug 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-15 19:52:38-04
EL CAJON - A San Diego Gas & Electric Company worker was hospitalized Monday after a basket came into contact with power lines.
The incident happened around 10 a.m. in the 300 block of Shady Lane in El Cajon.
The worker, who has not yet been identified, was taken to a local hospital for treatment. The person's condition is unknown.
SDG&E released the following statement:
“The SDG&E family is saddened to report that one of our employees has been injured and transported to the hospital. There is no higher priority than the safety of our employees and community and we will fully investigate this incident.”