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08-13-2007 Man Killed by Lightening
 

At 2:20 p.m. a resident called 9-1-1 to report a man had been struck by lightening behind a home in the Turnbridge section of Parkland.  The caller was given instructions via phone on how to perform CPR on the victim.  Deputies from the Broward Sheriff’s Office arrived a few minutes after the call and took over CPR until rescue crews arrived.  Coral Springs Fire Department units arrived shortly after BSO and began advance life support measures in attempts to revive the man, who was pulseless and not breathing.  The patient was transported to North Broward Medical Center in critical condition.  The victim was pronounced dead at the hospital just after 3 p.m.  The Broward Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation.





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