LDS sister missionary dies after being electrocuted

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GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala (ABC4 Utah) A sister missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints died Saturday. 

A statement released by the LDS Church report that Sister Heidi Andrea Ortega Huber died when she came in contact with a live electrical wire on Saturday. The statement explains the attempts made by missionaries and first responders to resuscitate Sister Huber were unsuccessful. 

The 22-year-old missionary is from the Santiago Chile Independencia Stake and has been serving in the Guatemala Guatemala City Central Mission since April of 2016. 

The LDS Church offer their thoughts and prayers for the family and loved ones of Sister Huber as they mourn her passing.

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