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Man electrocuted in Hawaii was from North Carolina

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Police say the 56-year-old man electrocuted while working on a Hawaii water tank was from North Carolina.
    
Big Island police on Wednesday identified him as Yves Morel of Raleigh, N.C.
    
An autopsy confirms he died from high-voltage electrocution.
    
Police say he was killed last week in Puna while inspecting the electrical system for a newly installed tank. Another man sustained a minor injury for exposure to electrical current.
    
Morel was taken to Hilo Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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