A 12-year-old was hit by lightning at the Sebastian Inlet on Monday, as confirmed by emergency management authorities.
The National Weather Service identified a lightning strike at Sebastian Inlet State Park at approximately 5:45 p.m.
Paramedics were immediately dispatched, and the child was promptly taken to the hospital. The juvenile is in stable condition, authorities said.
Sebastian Daily is collecting further details, and we will update this story when more information is available.