A 39-year-old man dies in a workplace accident at a home construction site in Walkerville

Police and SafeWork SA are investigating the finding of a man dead in an electrical well in northeast Adelaide.

Emergency services were called to the scene on North East Road in Walkerville around 9:30 a.m., after the man was found unresponsive at the townhouse construction site.

Police say the 39-year-old man from Seaford died at the scene and there were no suspicious circumstances.

He was an electrician who had been working on a meter box at the site, run by Metricon Homes.

The southbound lane of North East Road was closed between Ascot Avenue and St Andrews Street for part of this morning.

In a separate incident, the SA Ambulance Service said a 46-year-old man suffered an electrical shock in Kilburn while using a pressure washer.

Paramedics attended the scene and the patient experienced tingling in his toes.

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