Man electrocuted in Blue Creek Village

Belize City Police investigates case of sudden death. 48 year old Frank Klassen of Blue Creek Village in the Orange Walk District reported to Police that Monday evening at about  2:30 p.m. 18 year old Clayton REMPEL of Blue Creek was washing a tractor with an electrical power wash machine, and was electrocuted while doing so. 18yr old Rempel fell unconscious and was found about 10 minutes later by Mr. Klassen, who picked him up and transported him via airplane to Medical Associate in Belize City. Clayton Rempel later died while undergoing treatment. No foul play is suspected, however, police investigations continue.

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