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3-year-old shocked, downed power lines electrify fence

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DETROIT (WJBK) - A 3-year-old boy is in the hospital after getting shocked by an electrical charge.

Fox 2 is told wires came down on Lumley Street in southwest Detroit during Sunday's storms. Tuesday DTE crews were out making repairs.

When they left, the family thought they had the 'all clear' so they went out back to enjoy the day. But it turned out, there was still a charge and a 3-year-old boy received a shock when he touched a metal fence.

The family says the boy was transferred from Oakwood after doctors recommended he be admitted to Children's Hospital. We're told he's recovering in stable condition.
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