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Minnesota man critically injured after being struck by lightning

Jamie Harris, 23, is hospitalized in critical condition after he was driving a four-wheeler at Brainerd International Raceway on Wednesday night, the Brainerd Dispatch reports. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office says the Madelia man was unresponsive at the scene and was flown to HCMC in Minneapolis.
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Jamie Harris, 23, is hospitalized in critical condition after he was driving a four-wheeler at Brainerd International Raceway on Wednesday night, the Brainerd Dispatch reports. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office says the Madelia man was unresponsive at the scene and was flown to HCMC in Minneapolis.

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