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Report: Lightning strike sends two men to hospital

Two elderly men were taken to the hospital Tuesday after an apparent lightning strike at Cupsogue Beach County Park in Westhampton.

The incident happened at around 2:40 p.m. and Westhampton War Memorial Ambulance, Westhampton Dunes Constables and Suffolk County Parks Police responded to the scene. They were taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead.

Update: The men were not seriously injured. To read the whole story, click here.


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