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Statement on Blanch Street Preston Incident

Current as of 15:30 PM, Thursday, 7 December 2017

Jemena advises both the Jemena employee and Zinfra contractor remain in the Alfred hospital where they are receiving treatment for injuries sustained as a result of an electrical incident at the distribution sub-station at Blanch Street Preston. Jemena and Zinfra are providing both employees' families with the support and assistance they need. 

Jemena is working with WorkSafe and Energy Safe Victoria to investigate the cause of the incident which, at this stage, remains unknown.

There were no customer outages as a result of the incident.

For further information please contact Jemena's Media Manager on 0428 742 804.