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Kiteboarding struck by lightning

VILANO BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A Florida man survives after he was struck by lightning while kiteboarding.

The 39-year-old was knocked unconscious from the bolt at Vilano Beach. A woman in the area performed CPR on him until rescue crews arrived. They rushed him to Flagler Hospital.

The next thing he remembers was waking up in a hospital bed with burns on his arms. He has been released from the hospital.

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