One dead, one injured after being shocked by power line

WHITESBURG, Ky. — One cable company employee was killed and another was hospitalized, after they were shocked while working near a power line.

Jordan Fields, 23, of Whitesburg, and Aaron Miles, 28 of Isom, were working for TVS Cable on Buttery Drive, in Whitesburg.

Fields was pronounced dead at the scene.

Miles was airlifted to a hospital for serious injuries.

Kentucky State Police continues to investigate.