CHARLOTTE, NC (Joe Marusak/The Charlotte Observer) - A 15-year-old is back home in Charlotte after he was critically injured in a lightning strike last week on a beach in Clearwater, Fla., his dad said Monday.
Cameron Poimboeuf was released from Tampa General Hospital on Sunday afternoon, Kevin Poimboeuf said. Cameron returned to Charlotte late Sunday and was "resting comfortably" at home on Monday afternoon, his dad said.
Cameron and friend Jansen Tabor, 18, of Matthews, were struck by lightning during a sudden storm on Tuesday afternoon. Tabor was released from the hospital on Thursday.