UPDATE: 2nd Victim Dies in Oconto Co. Lightning Strike

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

A second person has died after being struck by lightning Sunday in Oconto County. The two men were building a child’s tree house when a small thunder cell moved over the Town of Morgan.

Brad Cox, 27, died that evening. Christopher Wold was in critical condition but according to WLUK-TV has now died.

The incident happened around 6 p.m. Sunday evening.


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