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Electricity and water don’t mix

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There’s been no shortage of rainfall this summer, and it’s a good time to remind homeowners that water and electricity don’t mix.


It’s more difficult to keep the two apart with heavy rains that cause high water levels and flooding around homes.

Otter Tail Power Company’s Safety Services Manager Eric Hamm advises people not to go near water that may be in contact with any electrical component such as a pad-mount transformer or a downed power line.

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