CLEARWATER, Fla. – Coast Guard crews rescued seven people off the coast of Tampa Bay after their boat was struck by lightning Saturday.
Video shows lightning striking the 39-foot vessel moments before it capsized about 100 miles off the coast of Tampa Bay.
The group had reportedly traveled from Tarpon Springs and was headed to a fishing tournament in the Gulf of Mexico.
Five women and two men were saved by crews from USCG Air Station Clearwater.
No injuries were reported.
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