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2 January 2019 | Australia

Mother and daughter electrocuted on Australian farm

A woman and her 10-year-old daughter have been electrocuted on a rural Australian property in North Queensland, possibly while fixing a cable to a semi-trailer.
Police said the pair was killed just after midday on New Year's Eve on a private property at Tumoulin, southwest of Cairns.
"The initial advice is they were connecting a battery charger or a generator to a semi-trailer inside a shed," a police media spokesman said on Wednesday.

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