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6 Injured After Lightning Strikes New Mexico Football Field

Updated: Wednesday, August 20 2014, 11:38 AM CDT
LAS CRUCES, NM-- Six people were hurt in a lightning strike during a middle school football practice on Tuesday in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Five players and one coach were injured. One of the middle-school aged boys was critically hurt.

He was stabilized at a hospital and was scheduled to be airlifted to a pediatric burn unit for more advanced treatment.

A teammate said one kid was lying on the field unconscious and another from an ear.

In addition to the critical injury, two boys and the coach were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. 6 Injured After Lightning Strikes New Mexico Football Field


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