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23 Boy Scouts injured by lightning strike

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 06/25/2013 @ 9:23 am In Front Page,U.S. | No Comments

BELMONT, N.H. (WHDH) — Officials said 25 boy scouts and three adults were taken to the hospital after they were struck by lightning in New Hampshire Monday night.

This happened at the Griswold Scout Reservation in Belmont. The scouts are between ages 12 and 17 years old.

The Belmont Fire Chief said the troop was taking shelter from the storm under a tarp when the lightning struck.

 


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