MILILANI (HawaiiNewsNow) - An investigation is underway to determine how a Hawaiian Electric Company worker got tangled up in a power line, and nearly electrocuted.
Emergency crews found the man with burns on his body in an area of Wailawa Road.
He was rushed to Straub Hospital in critical condition.
A HECO spokesperson says the man in his 40s and other crew members were repairing an electric line.
The worker is expected to remain in the hospital overnight for treatment.