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Football Fans Reportedly Struck By Lightning Following Packers–Buccaneers Game In Florida

The fans were in the parking lot of Raymond James Stadium following the Buccaneers loss.

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The victims have been taken to a nearby hospital, but any injuries sustained are non-fatal.

The Buccaneers lost to the Packers, 20–3. They play the final game of the season at home.

Witnesses say when lightning struck they "heard a LOUD Boom and then people on ground"

Chris Fischer@ChrisFischer07Follow

Witnesses say when lightning struck they "heard a LOUD Boom and then people on ground"

5:05 PM - 21 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Chief Reed said 1 person was unconscious upon arrival but woke up prior to being transported to St. Joseph's #10News

Chris Fischer@ChrisFischer07Follow

Chief Reed said 1 person was unconscious upon arrival but woke up prior to being transported to St. Joseph's #10News

5:02 PM - 21 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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