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Man Hospitalized After Lightning Strike in Pembroke Pines

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    Man Hospitalized After Lightning Strike in Pembroke Pines

    A man was hospitalized after a lightning strike hit Pembroke Pines. NBC 6's Andrea Martinez reports.

    (Published Wednesday, June 12, 2019)

    A man was hospitalized after a lightning strike in Pembroke Pines Wednesday afternoon, police said.

    Officers responded to the scene in the 8600 block of Pembroke Road, Pembroke Pines Police said.

    Police said the man, a landscaper in his mid to late 40s or early 50s, was holding a shovel at the time of the strike.

    There were no outward signs of a lightning strike such as burn marks but he became immediately unresponsive and was found in cardiac arrest after lightning struck the area, police said.

    Man Hospitalized After Lightning Strike in Pembroke Pines

    [MI] Man Hospitalized After Lightning Strike in Pembroke Pines

    A man was hospitalized after a lightning strike in Pembroke Pines Wednesday, police said.

    (Published Wednesday, June 12, 2019)

    The man was taken to a nearby hospital where his exact condition was unknown.

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