SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - One man was electrocuted and killed just before 5:00 Saturday evening at 1312 Parker Street in Springfield.
According to Captain William Collins, the man got out of his car and touched a wooden guard rail that was electrified because of down power lines.
The Springfield Police Department is warning people to stay away from down power lines. Captain Collins said there are trees and power lines down all over Springfield.