Two Painters Die Electrocuted at Gas Station in Mato Grosso

Two men identified as Rogério Macedo, 32, and Emerson Gomes de Lima, 24, were electrocuted at 9 am on Wednesday while doing maintenance work on a gas station City of Campos de Júlio (520 km from Cuiabá). According to information provided by a Civil Police investigator, both were residents of the city of Porto-Velho, Rondônia, … Continue reading “Two Painters Die Electrocuted at Gas Station in Mato Grosso”

Two Painters Die Electrocuted in Mato Grosso, Brazil

Two men were electrocuted during a maintenance work on a power grid on Wednesday morning in the city of Campos de Júlio (520 km from Cuiabá). According to the information, part of the left leg of one of the victims melted with the electric discharge. The victims still had part of the charred bodies. Popular … Continue reading “Two Painters Die Electrocuted in Mato Grosso, Brazil”

Aftermath of Fatal Boiler Explosion in Brazil

A major explosion was heard in several of the city’s neighborhoods around 1 pm Monday in Bacabal. A boiler from a tire vulcanizer “Union Vulcanizer” exploded destroying virtually every building, killing two employees. The Union Vulcanizer works on the BR-316 highway, KM-361, in the Bacabal Industrial District, behind the Ração factory. The two officials had … Continue reading “Aftermath of Fatal Boiler Explosion in Brazil”