- Associated Press - Friday, April 10, 2015

CARY, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm.

Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday. He later died at a hospital.

Severe storms and lightning strikes were reported across central North Carolina on Thursday.

Earlier Thursday, a Harnett County woman was struck by lightning while walking her dogs in the Spring Lake community. Emergency crews revived her before taking her to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Two dogs died. Authorities had not released her name.

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