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Lighting strikes South Georgia man

July 13, 2004

Atkinson County - A South Georgia man is injured after being struck by lightning, his dog was killed in the incident.

Donnie Spivey was trimming a tree at his home on Short Run Lane in Atkinson County Monday afternoon when a storm suddenly moved in. He and his dog were both hit by a lightning bolt.

Spivey is in fair condition at Coffee Regional Medical Center.

posted at 3:45 P.M. by ashley.harper@walb.com