Man Electrocuted By Wedding Ring : Jason Ferguson electrocuted while attempting to install dishwasher

Man Electrocuted By Wedding Ring : Jason Ferguson electrocuted while attempting to install dishwasher

Man Electrocuted By Wedding Ring, Dies In Freak Accident, The routine work of installing a dishwasher ended tragically for a Florida man last Thursday, authorities said.

South Daytona Lt. Dan Dietrich said 33-year-old Jason Ferguson of Port Orange was at his brother-in-law’s and sister-in-law’s residence in South Daytona on Thursday helping them install a dishwasher.

Dietrich said the family was getting ready to eat dinner about 7 p.m. when they noticed that Ferguson was kneeling in front of the appliance with his left arm extended behind the dishwasher.

The family members said Ferguson was turning red and was not responsive. They grabbed him, placed him on the floor and began CPR, Dietrich said.

Ferguson was then taken to Halifax Health Medical Center where he died, Dietrich said.

According to an incident report, the cause of death was listed as “unknown” until the medical examiner’s office did an autopsy and it was ruled that Ferguson had died of electrocution.