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Parents struck by lightning on Sanibel with their two young children nearby

Two people were struck by lightning Saturday afternoon on Sanibel, according to Sanibel Fire Rescue District. That flash of light sent people running and sent a young couple to the hospital. It happened on the beach right behind the Sanibel Beach Club at 626 Nerita Street just before 5 p.m. Beachgoers describe the weather at […]

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Sanibel fire chief, division chief on administrative leave after false certification

The Sanibel Fire Commission stepped in and took action after an employee was given a certificate they didn’t earn. The fire chief and division chief are said to have known what happened and did nothing. Now, they’re on administrative leave. The Fire Commission approved an investigation Wednesday morning and are asking the Sanibel Fire attorney […]