Trucker dies after freak electrocution when skips stacked too high on his trailer hit 11,000-volt cables

A TRUCKER was electrocuted when the ten skips he stacked on his trailer hit 11,000-volt cables.

Richard Giles, 37, died from a heart attack when the current tore through the lorry.

Richard Giles, on wedding day with wife Jodie, was killed after his trailer hit cables

He was moving the skips across a site in Dartford, Kent, and had asked to leave work early, an inquest heard.

His widow Jodie, 37, said: “Police even asked me if I thought he had been trying to commit suicide. This is…

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