Contractor killed in Siesta Key by live power line

- A private contractor was killed Sunday after touching a live power line.

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said it happened in the 600 block of Freeling Drive in Siesta Key.

Deputies have not released the name of the victim.

The incident is under investigation by several agencies.

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