Several people, including one holding a child, were struck by lightning at a South Carolina resort Sunday, according to online reports.
Four people, including the child, were struck by lightning on the boardwalk at Wild Dunes Resort, according to islandeyenews.com. They were taken to an area hospital for treatment, according to Isle of Palms fire chief Ann Graham.
There is no word on their condition.
Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch said that “multiple” individuals – as many six individuals – were struck Sunday, according to postandcourier.com. It tweeted that five people were struck by Ocean Point.
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One person posted on Twitter that lifeguards were warning people to get out of the water, but many didn’t listen.