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Woman injured by lightning strike in North Kingstown

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NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — A woman was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital Saturday afternoon following a lightning strike in North Kingstown.

Fire officials said they were called to Buena Vista Drive at 5:18 p.m., around the same time strong storms continued to move across the state.

The female victim was transported by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries. No further information was released.

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