CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Police Chief James Powderley

Scene of the lightning strike in Demarest. (credit: Jim Smith, WCBS 880)

N.J. Man Dies After Getting Struck By Lightning In Demarest

The victim was watching his grandson play soccer in Demarest when a storm came out of nowhere and knocked the 71-year-old man unconscious.