Man, 2 horses die after lightning strike in Missouri

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SEYMOUR, Mo. (AP) – A man has died after being struck by lightning in a southwest Missouri farm field.

KYTV reports the 30-year-old Amish man died Friday morning along with two horses he was using to cultivate the field near Seymour.

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department says both horses also died.

The county coroner says he’ll try to determine whether the man was killed by the lightning or a secondary injury. The man’s name hasn’t been released.
Information from: KYTV-TV,