The General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL) has reported that one of its engineers on Thursday was injured while performing some repair work in Al-Jufra area located in central Libya.

The company said on its Facebook page that Engineer Ali Al-Sagheer, Director of the Medium Voltage Circuit in Al-Jufra, was injured while servicing a 20-megabyte-volt-ampere transformer 11-66.

The GECOL clarified that Al-Sagheer was rushed to the nearest clinic where doctors decided he requires surgery, confirming that he is recovering well.