NEW INFORMATION: Victims of transmission line construction accident identified

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (WEAU) -- We now know the names of the victims in a transmission line construction accident.

Joshua Roberts, 24, of Osseo, WI is one of two men who were shocked while working on a new part of the CapX2020 power line in Fairfax, Minnesota Monday. He was flown to a Twin Cities hospital with serious injuries, and remains at the hospital. Brett Binman, 26, of St. Paul Park, Minnesota was electrocuted.

Investigators are trying to find out more details on what happened at the work site.


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