Lightning scare in Avon Lake

Lightning scare in Avon Lake

AVON LAKE, OH (WOIO) - A 25-year-old woman was taken to the hospital after a close call with lightning.

This happened just before 2:00 p.m. Monday on Moore Road near Pin Oak Parkway.

The victim tells Avon Lake Police Officers the lightning must have struck extremely close to her vehicle, because her hand and left side were 'tingly.'

EMS transported her to a local hospital as a precaution.

There was no damage to the car.

19 Action News Meteorologist Jeff Tanchak confirms there was lightning in the area.

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