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Lightning strikes FHP trooper

Posted by Rachel Leigh email

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A Florida highway patrol trooper is going to be ok after he was struck by lightning. It happened just before 6 p.m. Sunday.

The trooper was helping with an accident at Woolbright Road near I-95. A storm came through, and the trooper was struck.

He was taken to Bethesda Memorial Hospital where he's expected to recover.

No one else was injured.

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