Two Santa Clara, Utah teens in critical condition after lightning strike
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Two Utah teenagers were today after being struck by lightning. Two seventeen-year-old boys were hit at about 3 p.m. when they were caught outside of the Snow Canyon High School during a sudden lightning storm. They were standing beneath a tree in view of other students at the time.,
School employees took the boys inside and began administering Las Vegas, where they have been admitted to the burns unit.straight away; an ambulance carried them to the Dixie Regional Medical Center. According to the St. Georgia police, a helicopter forwarded them to the University Medical Center in
The Washington County School District has identified the teens as Alex Lambsen and Christopher Dane Zdunich. According to Zdunich's mother Leslie, doctors have observed signs of both boys improving. The boys's classmates and friends turned out yesterday to support the pair. Fellow debate team member Madi Leavitt described the boys as intelligent and humorous.
- Sheena McFarland And Erin Alberty. "Two boys, 17, struck by lightning near St. George school" — , October 5, 2010
- Nicole Gonzales and Nkoyo Iyamba. "2 Santa Clara teens critically injured in lightning strike" — , October 5, 2010