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As Lightning Strikes Spike, Myth-Busting Often Means Safety

Deaths from lightning strikes are up sharply this year, according to the National Weather Service. Here are some myths about lightning, or avoiding it, and tips on how to actually stay safe.

This story initially aired on July 17, 2015 onMorning Edition.

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