- Fairbanks, Alaska
"They were laying new power cables
which were strung on the ground for miles.
The moose are rutting right now and very agitated.
He was thrashing around and got his antlers stuck in the
When the linemen (miles away) began pulling the lines up
with their big equipment, the moose went up with them.
They noticed excess tension in the lines and went
searching for the problem. The moose was still alive
when they lowered him to the ground. He was a huge 60
inch-antlered bull, and slightly peeved."
Deborah Register. Com