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Off-Duty State Trooper Electrocuted by Power Line

Posted June 4, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— The North Carolina Highway Patrol is remembering one of its own. Trooper Danny Squires was off-duty when he was killed while working on friend's house.

Squires accidentally cut a power line and was electrocuted.

He was based in Chatham County and was a seven year veteran of the force.