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Woman Hurt By Lightning Strike In Western Maryland

Authorities say a woman is recovering from a lightning strike at a western Maryland state park.

06/18/2015

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Lightning Strike Destroys Home, Leads To Arrest Of Occupant

An early morning lightning strike caused a fire that destroyed a house and also led to the arrest of one of the occupants for an unrelated charge.

06/02/2015

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Lightning Blamed For Fire At Historic Maryland’s Manor House

A fire believed caused by a lightning strike has damaged a nearly 150-year-old building in Easton.

03/26/2015

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Multiple Homes, 16-Year-Old Struck By Lightning In Harford County

A new warning about the serious danger of lightning strikes, as we get into the summer months. Harford County is recovering from damage and even injury after Wednesday night’s active storms.

06/26/2014

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Man Opening Garage Door In Fallston Struck By Lightning

A Harford County man is hospitalized after being struck by lightning.

06/25/2014

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WEATHER BLOG: The Storms May Not Be Over Yet

There might yet be another few episodes of rain during the late morning and midday hours.

06/19/2014

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Strong Storms Leave Behind A Mess In Montgomery County

Maryland saw some wild weather this week. Strong storms leave behind a mess in Montgomery County. Lightning strikes toppled trees and even ignited a few fires.

06/13/2014

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Wacky Winter Weather: Woodbine Home Struck By Lightning

We’ve pretty much seen it all this winter: snow, sleet, rain and now thunder and lightning. That’s right. As the rain fell Wednesday morning, a lightning strike startled some in Carroll County.

02/19/2014

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BWI Controller Struck By Lightning Prompts FAA To Examine Airport Towers

A lightning strike that injured an air traffic controller at Baltimore’s main airport has exposed a potential vulnerability at airport towers during storms and is prompting Federal Aviation Administration officials to inspect hundreds of towers nationwide, The Associated Press has learned.

02/06/2014

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Lightning Strike Grounds BWI Flights For Hours, Injures Air Traffic Controller

A lightning bolt strikes the air traffic control tower at BWI–injuring an employee and grounding planes for hours.

09/12/2013

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Intern Returns To Zoo After Being Struck By Lightning

Beating the odds—twice. That’s what happened to a college student interning at a zoo in Cecil County.

07/31/2013

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Lightning Strike May Be Cause Of West Baltimore House Fire

Mother Nature may be to blame for a city house fire. Firefighters responded to a possible lightning strike around 6 p.m. Friday evening in West Baltimore.

07/19/2013

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