2 hospitalized after possible lightning strike at Smith Lake Park


CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Two people were sent to the hospital after a quick storm passed through the Smith Lake area.

Around 4:15 p.m., witnesses say they started heading toward their vehicles as the storm rolled in. During that time, two people were sent to Cullman Regional Medical center with injuries, according to the Cullman County EMA.

It’s unclear if their injuries are from a lightning strike, officials say, but it’s possible.

This is a developing story. Check back for more updates.

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