Lightning Strike Kills One, Critically Injures Another

Published 08/04 2014 09:22AM

Updated 08/04 2014 01:08PM

TOWN OF MORGAN, Wisc. (WFRV) A 27-year-old Town of Abrams man is dead after being struck by lightning Sunday night.

It happened at a home on County E in the Town of Morgan, Oconto County.

According to Brown County Medical Examiner Al Klimek, the 27-year-old was working on a tree house when the lightning hit around 6pm. The man was killed instantly.

A 31-year-old man from Oconto Falls, who was also working on the tree house, was taken by ambulance to a Green Bay hospital and is in critical condition.  

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