Monday, August 20, 2018

Man killed on Long Island is New York's first lightning death since 2016


This terrible!
Accuweather reports a man was struck and killed by lightning in Kings Park on Long Island, New York, on Saturday evening.
The 32-year-old man was standing under a tree next to a boardwalk when the fatal lightning strike occurred, WABC reported.

Police report that he was struck shortly before 7 p.m. EDT at Sunken Meadow State Park. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital, according to WCBS.

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