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Eight people injured after lightning strikes sailboat off Minnesota Point - Budgeteer
by NewsReader 08-19-2012



Eight people injured after lightning strikes sailboat off Minnesota Point
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UPDATE: A 26-foot private sailboat was hit by lighting near the end of Minnesota Point late Saturday afternoon, injuring eight people on board, including a 9-year-old boy who lost a pulse for a time, authorities said. By: Candace Renalls, Duluth News ...




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Re: Eight people injured after lightning strikes sailboat off Minnesota Point - Budge

"The group was near the sailboat when it was struck by lightning. "

So they beach their boat and everyone jumped in the water to protect themselves from a thunder storm? Really?
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