An 11-year old boy was struck by lightning and revived on Tuesday afternoon in Daytona Beach.
According to News-JournalOnline.com, the boy and his father were fishing in waist-deep water around 1 p.m. when the child was struck.
The boy was revived by a nearby surf instructor. He was taken by ambulance to Halifax Health Medical Center to be treated for serious injuries.
According to the report, a Facebook page has identified the boy as 11-year-old Bowen Tyre from Georgia. The page, “Prayers for Bowen Tyre,” says the boy’s fever has gone down and he is showing movement on the right side his body.
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Police would not confirm the name of the boy but they did say he is now being treated at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in Orlando.