A fireman looks over the pier during a search for victims at Venice Beach

Man Dies After Freak Lightning Hits Beachgoers

A 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck more than a dozen people at a popular beach during thunderstorms in Southern California. The man was taken from Venice Beach in Los Angeles and later pronounced dead in hospital, the Los Angeles’ County Coroner said. Another 12 beachgoers were treated. Nine of them, including a 15-year-old […]