NORTH RICHLAND HILLS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two people are recovering after being electrocuted in a North Richland Hills residential neighborhood.

The incident happened early Friday afternoon in the 8700 block of Terrell Drive.

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Two people were in a lift, trimming trees in the area when they apparently made contact with some type of power source.

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Both victims were taken to a local hospital by ground ambulance and at last check were in serious condition.

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In addition to injuring the victims, the incident left between 30 and 40 homes in the area without power.