Medics: Injured teen in Guntersville not struck by lightning

Medics: Injured teen in Guntersville not struck by lightning

GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A teenager was injured at Sunset Beach on Wednesday.

It happened when the young girl was swimming along Sunset Drive at about 5:45 p.m. She got out and was taken to the hospital in an ambulance.

Witnesses reported seeing lightning strike the water and thought that's what injured her.

Hospital officials confirmed it does not appear to be a lightning strike.

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