Man critical after suffering electric shock at Malaysia train station

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KUALA LUMPUR - A sanitation manager was seriously injured when he received an electric shock in a workplace accident.

Sentul OCPD Asst Comm R. Munusamy said the 46-year-old man received the electric shock while working at the Sentul KTM station Tuesday.

"His son informed police of the incident. The victim sustained burns in 80 per cent of the body and was conscious when he was rushed to hospital," he said in a statement.

ACP Munusamy said the victim was injured when he was using an aluminium rod to clear birds' nests near the platform at the station.

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