Odessa Man Electrocuted While Working on Drilling Rig

Odessa Man Electrocuted While Working on Drilling Rig

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A man working on a drilling rig lost his life on Friday.

50-year-old James Hahn, who lived in Odessa, died after being electrocuted on a Sandero Drilling rig.

The rig was located on County Road 1160 and FM 1379.

Hahn worked for a contracted electric company called Impulse.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

OSHA is investigating the incident.