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Man Killed By Lightning Strike

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - A Fort Worth man died overnight
after he was struck by lightning while camping at Joe Pool Lake,
near Dallas.
Police say Dexter Leonard was hit Tuesday evening while rushing
to load his camping gear in his car after a storm broke over Lynn
Creek Park at the south Grand Prairie lake. He was taken to
Arlington Memorial Hospital in nearby Arlington, where he died
early Wednesday.


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