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Lightning strike at SeaWorld sends eight to hospital

ORLANDO, FL (WFLX) - Several people visiting SeaWorld's Discovery Cove were taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after a lightning strike.

Three guests and five employees were injured. No one was directly hit by lightning.

A SeaWorld spokesman says all were taken to the hospital as a precaution, but all were conscious and alert.

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