Category: Lightning Strike Fatalities

HEALTH WATCH: Fishing is Number One Water-Related Recreational Activity for Lightning Strike Fatalities

Fishing is the number one water-related recreational activity for lightning strike fatalities. When “Thunder Roars, Go Indoors!” National Lightning Awareness Week is June 24 – 30, and as Florida enters a regular pattern of afternoon thunderstorms, emergency responders and meteorologists urge people to be aware of the lightning danger and to take cover when storms approach.