Boy still in hospital after lightning strike

A young boy - struck by lightning - remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital tonight. The 11-year-old had been standing at the school gates when he was hit

The incident happened at the Dorcan Academy in Swindon at going home time. The boy, who's been named Joe Compton, was given live-saving treatment by staff from a nearby leisure centre. He is now recovering at a specialist burns unit

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Schoolboy struck by lightning

A Wiltshire schoolboy is in hospital after being struck by lightning.