Woman dead after lightning strike

Woman dead after lightning strike

There are 6 comments on the The Toronto Star story from Jul 20, 2006, titled Woman dead after lightning strike. In it, The Toronto Star reports that:

A 26-year-old woman is dead after being struck by lightning at Wasaga Beach this afternoon, Ontario Provincial Police say.

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#1 Jul 20, 2006
Were the people who were struck hit on the main beach? Like in front of the board walk and all the shops?

Québec, Canada

#2 Jul 21, 2006
Hi Katie, They were on the main beach near the main bridge.

Québec, Canada

#3 Jul 21, 2006
hmm..don't know why but it's posted me being from quebec?? i'm actually from ontario

Canton, MI

#4 Jul 22, 2006
Was the woman the baby's mother?

Thornhill, Canada

#5 Jul 24, 2006
I was on the beach that day! We left when we saw the dark clouds, rain and lightning coming in across the water. We just drove back to our campsite and waited in our truck until the storm calmed down.

This is so horrible and creepy, because I actually said, "I'm afraid for those people on the beach," because a bunch of people weren't leaving.

It's even more unfortunate if she was pregnant...

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#6 Jul 8, 2008
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Dan Robson Jul. 08, 2008

A 28-year-old man has died

after he was struck by lightning tonight just...


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