EMEPA Worker Dies in Accident in Attala County

Attala County, Mississippi An East Mississippi Electrical Power Association lineman died on the job Tuesday afternoon in Attala county.

EMEPA Communication Manger Julie Boles says the crew member died in an electrical contact accident between two and three Tuesday afternoon. Boles says he worked at the company's Louisville office. The Attala County Sheriff's Department and EMEPA are both investigating the cause of the accident.