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Sky News published this video item, entitled “Family pays tribute to ‘beautiful boy’ killed after being ‘struck by lightning'” – below is their description.
The family of a nine-year-old boy who died after apparently being struck by lightning have paid tribute to their “beautiful boy”, saying “he was our everything”.
Jordan Banks is thought to have died after being struck by lightning on a football field in Blackpool.
Police officers were called shortly after 5pm on Tuesday to fields near to School Road after reports a child had been injured.
Emergency services attended and the boy was taken to hospital but died a short time later.Sky News YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Lightning
Lightning is a giant spark of electricity in the atmosphere between clouds, the air, or the ground. Lightning can occur between opposite charges within the thunderstorm cloud (intra-cloud lightning) or between opposite charges in the cloud and on the ground (cloud-to-ground lightning). (Source: NSSL)