Lightning Strike Kills Cameron Man

By: Ashley Lacewell and Barbara Smith Email
By: Ashley Lacewell and Barbara Smith Email

One man is dead following severe lightning storms that ripped through parts of the Brazos Valley.

In Milam County, Cameron police and fire department officials responded to Wilson-Ledbetter park for a lightning strike call just before 6:00 pm.

Police say they found 23-year-old Ronald Ingram of Cameron dead on the scene, and Jesse McGary of Buckholts was transported to Scott and White Hospital in Temple with unknown injuries.

Witnesses say the victims were fishing when the severe storm blew in.


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