Man walks on live power line at Permyjaya Miri

It was quite a scene at Vista Premium, Permyjaya, a residential area today.

A man believed around his 30s spotted climb on a utility pole, walk on the power line, then hang up like a monkey.

Fire and Rescue Department Miri Zone chief, Law Poh Kiong said a team of firefighters was deployed to the scene after receiving an emergency call regarding the incident.

He said the firemen able to coax the man to climb down without any incident and handed him over to the police.

We’re kind of curious, why he was not electrocuted hanging on the power line.

A man in his early 30s spotted walking on powerline of a residential area in Miri

A man in his early 30s spotted walking on powerline of a residential area in Miri