Lightning Victims

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

A father and son struck by lightning Sunday evening while reportedly walking around Lake Zorinsky in west Omaha remain hospitalized with their injuries.

Omaha police say 59-year-old John Reimer and his 21-year-old son Joshua Reimer were knocked off their feet when lightning hit John about 7:23 p.m. Saturday.

Hospital officials today (Monday) said John Reimer remains in critical condition from burns, while his son has improved to good condition.


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