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A man trying to help at the scene of a car accident died after being electrocuted.

The accident happened around 1 a.m. on Saturday in Putnam County, near Cloverdale. The Lima News reports that 43-year-old Michael Feldman stepped on a live power line.

That line was down after another driver crashed into a pole along State Route 114. The driver in the crash was OK.

Feldman, who drove from his nearby home to check on the crash, died when he tried to walk across the road.

Troopers say that alcohol and speed were factors in the wreck.

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