MILLINGTON, TN (WMC-TV) – An MLGW lineman was killed Tuesday while working in Millington.
Utility officials said the accident happened around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday while crews were performing routine maintenance.
Reginald Payne, 42, was fatally injured when part of a pole fell and struck him.
Meanwhile, a second employee was transported to The MED.
Officials said Tuesday's accident was the first on-the-job death for MLGW since 2002.
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