According to the Herald Democrat, a work crew was attempting to move a flag pole located in front of the apartment complex when wind caused the pole to fall onto a power line.
All three workers were transported to Wilson N. Jones Regional Medical Center in critical condition, and one of the workers later died of his injuries. The other two were then transported to the burn unit at Medical City Plano.
The scene has since been cleared.
Officials have not released the identities of the individuals involved in the accident, but early reports suggest they may have been members of a plumbing crew working at the apartments.
The following information was provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):