CORRECTION: Sheriff's office says man wasn't electrocuted

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - East Baton Rouge emergency crews are trying to move a downed tree on Hoo Shoo Too so EMS can get to a man who at first was reportedly electrocuted. The Sheriff's Office now says the man was having a heart issue and it was not related to the severe weather.

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office says EMS could not get to the man due to downed trees and power lines.

The man is now being transported to the hospital.

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