An Idaho Power Co. lineman is in a Utah hospital after he was jolted by 7,200 volts of electricity.

Louis Fullerton, 38, an employee since 1983, was found hanging from a power pole Saturday morning. Idaho Power emergency personnel rescued him.He was listed in serious but stable condition Tuesday at the University Hospital Burn Center in Salt Lake City.

Fullerton suffered third-degree burns over about 5 percent of his body, Idaho Power spokesman Dennis Lopez said.