Lightning Strike Kills Sturgeon Lake Man

By KBJR News 1

Lightning Strike Kills Sturgeon Lake Man

August 27, 2013 Updated Aug 29, 2013 at 12:28 AM CST

Sturgeon Lake, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Monday's storms proved deadly for man who was struck by lightning.

The Pine County Sheriff's Department says Michael McGee, 53, was standing in a large puddle of water near a tree when he was struck.

It happened just after 7:30 p.m. on Sturgeon Lake.

The victim was taken to Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake where he died from his injuries.

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