Man climbing Seattle electrical tower falls to death on 152-foot platform

Seattle City Light power-downed a large electrical tower in the Fremont neighborhood so a recovery team can reach a body on a platform 152-feet off the ground.

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It took 35 minutes for firefighters to climb the tower once the power was turned off and lower the body to the ground.
Photo by (KIRO Radio/Chris Sullivan)
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Original article: Man climbing Seattle electrical tower falls to death on 152-foot platform



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