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Durham man struck by lightning

Posted June 10, 2011 11:01 p.m. EDT

— A Durham man was struck by lightning Friday night while feeding his livestock at 2302 Patterson Road, according to the Durham County Sheriff's Office.

The man, whose name was not released, was unconscious and not breathing, sheriff's officials said. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Emergency crews responded sometime before 10:30 p.m. No other information was released.