Lightning Strike Topic Guide

Lightning Strike Lightning Strike: Lightning strikes can injure a person in a number of different ways aside from a direct strike. They include:
  • contact strikes,
  • side splash,
  • ground strike,
  • blunt trauma, and
  • upward streamer
Heart damage and death are common in lightning strike victims, and emergency medical treatment is necessary if someone is struck by lightning.

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