ALTAN SURVIVES CAMPING ELECTROCUTION

BY DOLORES CULLEN

Matt Page of Alta has survived an electric shock that left him unconscious for anywhere from five to 10 minutes. He and his family were camping at Silver Sioux Recreation Area in Cherokee County 17 miles west of Storm Lake last weekend. Sunday afternoon he climbed underneath one of the camper’s slideouts (the expandable sections that make the camper larger) to adjust one of the jacks on which the camper stands.

“Next thing I remember people were holding me down and saying not to move,” he recalled.

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