3 hurt in Lake Odessa lightning strike

The garage where three people were shocked in a lightning strike. (Aug. 26, 2014)
The garage where three people were shocked in a lightning strike. (Aug. 26, 2014)

ODESSA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Three people were hurt after the garage they were in was struck by lightning Tuesday.

It happened on Clarksville Road near Tasker Road north of Lake Odessa. A surge of power went down a pole, through some wires, through the floor and into the bodies of two men and a woman.

The woman and one of the men could not move for a short time after the strike.

All three went to a Grand Rapids hospital to be checked out. None have life-threatening injuries.

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