STURGEON LAKE, Minn. - A 53-year-old man died after being struck by lightning in Pine County on Monday night.
Police have identified the man as Michael McGee from Sturgeon Lake.
The Pine County Sheriff's Office says that McGee was standing in a large puddle of water near a tree in Sturgeon Lake when the lightning struck.
CPR was performed on McGee immediately and he was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake where he died from his injuries.
The investigation is ongoing.
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