Explosion injures two SKELEC workers on Saturday

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Basseterre, St. Kitts,  – Two employees of the St. Kitts Electricity Corporation (SKELEC) were rushed to the J N France General Hospital Saturday.

According to reports there was an explosion on one of the electrical switches in Bird Rock which resulted in the injuries to the two workmen.

The other members of the crew, who were unharmed are continuing to repair the work.

The resulting damage equipment has caused outages in several areas including Frigate Bay, Half Moon, Bird Rock, Harbour View, the C. A. Paul Southwell Industrial Park, Pond’s Pasture and Newtown

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