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Area Man Killed By Lightning

Posted by wlpo on July 29, 2010

A man was struck and killed by lightning near Streator.

The Livingston County Coroner’s Office says 57-year old Ted Lambert of Manville, formerly of Streator was killed late yesterday afternoon.  Investigators say Lambert was riding his bike in rural Livingston County just before five yesterday afternoon when he was struck.  An acquaintance was with Lambert and called for help.

Lambert was pronounced dead around 20 minutes after the lightning strike.

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