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Woman dies after being struck by lightning

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A woman is dead after she and her boyfriend were struck by lightning Friday while searching for arrowheads at Grenada Lake.

The Yalobusha County Coroner's Office identifies her as 51-year-old Donna Hendrix of Coffeeville.

Sheriff Lance Humphreys says this happened around the Bryant Boat Landing.

According to our sister station in Tupelo, WTVA, Hendrix's boyfriend was transported to the hospital, but there is no word on his condition.

An autopsy will be performed on Hendrix to determine an official cause of death.

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