Multiple people struck by lightning at PGA TOUR Championship

August 24, 2019

Multiple people were struck by lightning at the season-ending PGA TOUR Championship event outside Atlanta Saturday.

The Associated Press reported that the lightning struck near the practice range at East Lake Golf Club at around 5 p.m. It was not immediately clear exactly how many people were injured, nor was it clear how serious the injuries were.

Play was suspended at 4:17 p.m. ET and players were removed from the course due to thunderstorms in the area.

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