ComEd sued over death of man electrocuted while trimming tree branches

By Louie Torres | Mar 30, 2018

CHICAGO — A woman is suing Commonwealth Edison Company and Raul Osornio for wrongful death and allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent her relative's injuries.

Yulia Fulgencio, independent administrator of the estate of Jose Evelio Fulgencio-Hueramo, filed a complaint on March 22 in Cook County Circuit Court, alleging Fulgencio-Hueramo was electrocuted on March 28, 2017, while trimming tree branches in the proximity of electrical poles. The plaintiff holds the defendants responsible for allegedly failing to properly maintain and insulate the high voltage power lines in the area, which allegedly caused them to shock Fulgencio-Hueramo.

The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against the defendants in an amount greater than $50,000. She is represented by Joseph P. Sorce of Goldberg, Weisman & Cairo Ltd in Chicago.

Cook County Circuit Court case number 2018L002982


Joseph Sorce   Goldberg Weisman Cairo

Want to get notified whenever we write about Goldberg Weisman Cairo ?

Sign-up Next time we write about Goldberg Weisman Cairo, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Goldberg Weisman Cairo

More News

The Record Network