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Teen struck by lightning on Marco Island

Posted at 4:42 PM, Aug 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-24 18:05:56-04

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. -- Collier EMS is reporting a 15-year-old boy was brought to the hospital for possible electrocution from a lightning strike. 

The Collier County Sheriff's Office received two reports of lightning strikes, one at 2:40 P.M. the second strike at 2:55 P.M. at 641 South Collier Boulevard. This is where Collier EMS responded to a 15-year-old boy that was possibly electrocuted. Collier EMS brought the boy to NCH North Naples off Immokalee Road.