Apparent accidental electrocution kills man on job site in Prairie Village

Jay Senter - November 5, 2019 5:44 pm

Prairie Village police this afternoon announced that a man working on a construction site near 79th and State Line Road died of electric shock. The deceased was identified as 48-year-old Michael T. Young.

The press release from the police department is below:

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On November 5, 2019, at approximately 1:26 p.m., Prairie Village officers were dispatched to the 7900 block of State Line Road on a report of a medical emergency. Upon arrival, 48-year-old Michael T. Young was found deceased after an apparent accidental death by electrocution while working at a job site. This is an on-going investigation.

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