El Dorado County man dies during PG&E safety shutoffs

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A 67-year-old El Dorado County man died earlier this week while staying with his daughter whose Pollock Pines home lost power during PG&E electricity shutoffs, his daughter, Marie Aldea, told KCRA 3. Robert Mardis Sr., 67, had serious health issues and died after his CPAP machine went offline around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday. He reached for a backup oxygen tank, but collapsed, Aldea said. Get more information in the video above.