• Man reportedly struck by lightning on Arkansas River

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    TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:

    • A man was struck by lightning while out on the Arkansas River Saturday.
    • Officials said two men were fishing on a kayak when the lightning struck.
    • It happened near 31st and Riverside.

    A man was struck by lightning today while out on the Arkansas River.

    Two men were fishing when a storm came through. Lightning struck one of them.

    It happened near 31st and Riverside.

    A third man swam out to help them while waiting for emergency officials to arrive.

    The victim was transported to the hospital.

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