6 injured after lightning strikes roof in Florida

The bolt hit a roof that several workers were repairing at a residential development in Wellington, a village some 16 miles west of West Palm Beach in central Palm Beach County.
0:36 | 07/31/19

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At least six people were hurt after being struck by lightning while working on a rooftop and Wellington Florida. One victim took a direct hit and felt she had another roofer or rushed to a trauma hospital two others were taken to an area hospital brass were treated at the scene. Forecasters are keeping close watch on tropical disturbance over the Caribbean. Extra attendance at may strengthen as it moves toward Florida dumping heavy rain. With flooding possible and Eric is now a category four hurricane with 130 mile per hour winds. It is expected to weakened to a tropical storm as it passes south of Hawaii later this week.

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