Dispatchers: Man hit by lightning a false report

Dispatchers said a man reported hit by lightning in Xenia Township was a false report, and no victims were located.


Medics have responded to reports of a man who was hit by lightning on Hook Road in Xenia Township Sunday evening.

Crews were dispatched around 6 p.m. to the 1100 block after a man reported being hit by a lightning strike.

Initial reports indicate the victim was walking around before crews arrived on scene.

We have a crew on the way and we’ll update this page when new information is available.

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