Address: @ 41.34709 @ 78.58061
City: ELK COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
Cross Streets: GREEN RD * CHESTNUT LODGE RD
REPORT 23 YEAR OLD MALE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING
Agency: ST MARYS AMB; FOX TOWNSHIP AMBULANCE
8/8/2013 6:01:25 PM
6:18 PM--2ND AMBULANCE TO FAIR FOR ANOTHER PERSON STRUCK BY LIGHTNING
COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE SCENE ARE INDICATING SEVERAL PEOPLE WERE SHOCKED BY THE LIGHTNING STRIKE AT THE STAR PAVILLION, ALTHOUGH THEY MAY NOT REQUIRE MEDICAL TREATMENT OR TRANSPORT.
Here's a link to an update posted in the Bradford Era
Two hospitalized after fair lightning strike
Seven people were shocked — two of them severely enough to be taken to the hospital — when lighting struck at the Elk County Fair on Thursday, according to fair president Ann Distler.
It was shortly after 6 p.m. when Fox Township ambulances were dispatched to the fairgrounds for Emergency Operating System reports of an “electrocution/lightning.”