3 People Struck By Lightning in Queens

posted by Terry Trahim - 

Three people were struck by lightning in Queens as powerful thunderstorms tore through the area.

There was a soccer game going on at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park when two men were hit.  A 30-year-old man suffered burns to his body and is listed in critical condition at Jacobi Medical Center.

A 42-year-old man was also struck and is at Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition.

In a separate incident, lightning hit a man at Baisley Boulevard in South Jamaica.  He is expected to be okay.


Photo Credit:  Getty Images

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