Elkhart County welder dies after being electrocuted

An Elkhart County welder has died after being electrocuted Wednesday, that according to our reporting partners at the Elkhart Truth.

The Truth reports that 44-year-old Willard Zimmerman was at a farm at 14847 C.R. 18, welding a silo when he was electrocuted.

Zimmerman was given CPR and transported to a local hospital, but did not survive.

The Truth reports an autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

For the full story from The Elkhart Truth, click here.

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