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Teen electrocuted at Grand Isle lounge

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Grand Isle, La. - Jefferson Parish authorities are investigating the electrocution death of a teenager in Grand Isle.

The incident happened Friday at about 2 a.m. at Romes Lounge.

Our partners at nola.com / The Times Picayune say an investigator identified the victim as 19-year-old Austin Odell, of Lockport. Odell was killed when allegedly touched a neon sign.

State fire marshals are investigating the case.

 

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