Boy climbs on top of train to take selfie and is electrocuted

On the evening of Monday, January 8th, 2018, a boy climbed onto the roof of a train wagon parked at West Station in Zagreb to take selfies, and died when he was struck by the current.

Reportedly, firefighters were called for an electrical fire, but when they arrived they found that it was a person burning on the top of the train wagon. Emergency services were called but it was too late.

According to an eyewitness, the person was a boy estimated to be 14 years old. He climbed onto the train to take selfies when he came in contact with the power lines and “burned like a torch”.


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