APUA Press Release:

ST. JOHN’S Antigua, July 3rd, 2022 – The Antigua Public Utilities Authority is currently conducting investigations into an incident that occurred in Ottos, New Town on Friday 1st July, 2022.

Scene of the incident in Ottos, New Town – Photo courtesy APUA

Our preliminary investigations indicate a youth came into contact with an energized metallic gate that resulted in him being electrocuted.

The Management and Staff of the Antigua Public Utilities Authority extends sincerest condolences to the family and friends mourning this tragic incident.