One injured in NJ lightning strike

August 12, 2009 1:08:25 PM PDT
One person was injured after lightning struck today in Ocean County, New Jersey.It happened in the unit block of Bridgewater Court in Jackson Twp. this afternoon.

The person injured was taken to the hospital. The injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

A tree was also damaged by the strike.

Storms roared through the area in the early afternoon delivering hail in some spots, heavy rains and lightning.