Schoolboy struck by lightning 'stable'

A schoolboy in hospital after being struck by lightning in Swindon, is now in a stable condition, reports say.

The 11-year-old pupil at the Dorcan Academy in Swindon was injured shortly after 3pm on Wednesday.

The boy received medical attention from staff at the school and Great Western Ambulance Service after going into cardiac arrest.

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Schoolboy struck by lightning

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