Update: Shocked Worker's Condition Improves

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The man shocked and critically injured at an Omaha apartment complex on Wednesday was upgraded to serious condition on Thursday morning.

Police have identified him as 25-year-old Pedro Armederiz.

Armederiz was working on the gutters of a metro apartment complex when an aluminum ladder he was moving came in contact with an electrical wire.

It happened at 10829 Blondo shortly after 11 a.m.

Police say there was an explosion and the man fell down. Power was knocked out to some units in the apartment building.

Armederiz was taken to Alegent-Creighton Medical Center.


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