Bridgeport man recovers after power line shock

A Bridgeport man is recovering after being shocked when the ladder he was on hit some power lines. The incident took place yesterday outside the

Police say he was shocked when the ladder he was on hit power lines.

Police say he was shocked when the ladder he was on hit power lines. (3/27/13)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man is recovering after being shocked when the ladder he was on hit some power lines.

The incident took place yesterday outside the Peking Chinese Restaurant on Wade Street when the worker was raising his ladder.

United Illuminating crews say the line was carrying a thousand volts of electricity.

United Illuminating says the neighborhood lost power temporarily because of the accident, but it has since been restored.

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