Four hikers injured by lightning at North Carolina’s Grandfather Mountain

Four hikers were injured at one of North Carolina’s most popular tourist attractions when lightning from a fast-approaching storm struck near them, a Grandfather Mountain official said. One of the hikers — part of a group of seven walking around MacRae Peak — was taken to the hospital following Friday’s strike, according to Landis Taylor … Continue reading Four hikers injured by lightning at North Carolina’s Grandfather Mountain