Authorities Search For Missing Middle School Student After Lightning Strike Capsizes Boat In Florida

Authorities are searching for one student after lightning reportedly struck near a group of students while they were rowing on a lake in Orlando, F...

September 16, 2022
8:34 PM

Authorities are searching for one student after lightning reportedly struck near a group of students while they were rowing on a lake in Orlando, Florida, Thursday.Five students, all believed by police to be in middle school, were rowing near the North Orlando Rowing Complex on Lake Fairview when lightning struck, leading authorities to rush to the scene before 6 p.m., Orlando Fire Department Executive Deputy Chief Ian Davis said at a news conference. The Orlando dive team is reportedly searching for a missing student.

Nicole Silverio