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Preston Morefield was about 26 years old and a new lineman for ComEd when his supervisor suggested he climb a 65-foot high telephone pole covered with ice. Morefield wore spikes on his shoes and a body harness with straps for lifting himself, but there was no assurance he would make it to the top. Not only that, the pole connected intersecting power lines which made it especially challenging to anchor the safety harness.
October 10, 2012