2 injured in possible lightning strike in Anderson Co.


BELTON, S.C. (WSPA) – Two people were injured in Belton in what is believed to be a lightning strike.

Emergency crews responded at about 6:30 p.m. to East First Street near Williamston.

7News crews on scene were told lightning hit a tree then ran into the ground and injured two men nearby.

Neighbors said it sounded like an explosion.

The two victims were taken by EMS to Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital.

Cheddar Fire Department responded to the scene.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Mascot Challenge
High School RedZone
Star of the Week
Black and Blue Kickoff Live
Pro Football Challenge
Destination Vacation
Find A Job
Greenville Triumph Game
wspa news app free for download choose your store below
download the wspa news app from the apple app store
download the wspa news app from the google play store

Trending Stories