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City of Stevens Point News
Posted on: June 15, 2011
[ARCHIVED] Lightning Safety Awareness Week June 20 - 24
Each year more than 400 people are struck by lightning in the United States. Around 60 are killed and hundreds of others suffer lifelong pain and permanent neurological disabilities. In Wisconsin we have had 23 lightning deaths since 1982.
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