Victim dies after being struck by lightning in Slaton

Victim dies after being struck by lightning in Slaton

SLATON, TX (KCBD) - A man who was struck by lightning in Slaton Sunday evening has died.

We are told the victim was hit while walking near a playa lake on the northwest side of town around 8 p.m. Sunday.

EMS took the victim to UMC's burn unit, with unknown injuries.

The victim's name has not been released.

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