Girl improving after lightning strike

March 16, 2012

A southern Indiana high school freshman is on the mend after being struck by lightning Thursday afternoon as she and other members of a softball team were practicing outside Seymour High School. Emily Bobb was taken to Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis in critical condition but has been upgraded to good condition. Three other girls taken to a Seymour hospital were released Thursday evening. Witnesses said skies were clear at the time of the lightening strike.