Deer herd killed by lightning

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Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby News Editor » Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:56 am

From the Chicago Tribune: Seven deer -- including six huddled in a circle -- were found apparently killed by lightning in a southern Wisconsin farm field, neighbors and authorities said Tuesday.

Seven deer -- including six huddled in a circle -- were found apparently killed by lightning in a southern Wisconsin farm field, neighbors and authorities said Tuesday.

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby Rutnut » Wed Mar 23, 2011 12:00 pm

The link didn't work for me.

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby bmstaaf » Wed Mar 23, 2011 12:24 pm

Same here don't work

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby Patriot » Wed Mar 23, 2011 2:10 pm

booo. No good for me either. I'd love to read about it though. Can you please try it again? Thanks!
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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby Patriot » Wed Mar 23, 2011 2:11 pm

Paul K. "aim small, miss small"
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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby Rutnut » Wed Mar 23, 2011 2:35 pm

Yup, that's it. Was kind of hoping there were pictures.....yea, i'm sick, but mostly curious.

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby smudd55 » Wed Mar 23, 2011 6:14 pm

Here is one from 2009. Happened in Peoria, Ill.


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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby jonny5buck » Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:24 pm

Awesome pictures.

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby msbadger » Thu Mar 24, 2011 10:02 pm

I've seen that happen with dairy cattle 2x's....but never deer...sad way to go

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RE: Deer herd killed by lightning

Postby woodsalta » Mon Mar 28, 2011 8:40 am

That's wierd, I'm suprised that they didn't try to salvage the meat for a local shelter or something. After all it was "pre-cooked!" lol
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