The recent thunderstorms in North Texas caused two patients in MedStar's service area to simultaneously suffer lightning related injuries while operating a computer in their home. Apparently, a nearby lightning strike caused a power surge and they were both impacted in separate residences in the the same neighborhood.
WFAA TV reached out to MedStar to help educate our community on the hazards of lightening. Christopher Nations, a paramedic and clinical coordinator with MedStar was interviewed live on ABC-8 for this education.
Click here to see the interview
Posted on Fri, June 27, 2014
by Matt Zavadsky