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Clearwater boat struck by lightning

Pinellas County
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CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – A Clearwater sailboat docked at Dolphin Point on Island Estates was struck by lightning and caught on fire this evening. 

Clearwater Fire & Rescue says a call on a boat fire came in at 5:10 p.m. Fire rescue officials say the sailboat was docked when it was struck by lightning.

Thankfully no one was injured. 

This is an ongoing story stick with WFLA for updates. 

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