HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Officials said Thursday all 77 Air Force cadets have been released from area hospitals and have returned to Camp Shelby. All are said to be doing fine.
Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center sent 77 Air Force Cadet personnel to local hospitals in the Hattiesburg area for medical evaluation Wednesday after being in the area of a lighting strike at approximately 2 p.m.
Four people were close to the lighting strike.
Col. Steve Parham, Camp Shelby Commander and all Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center personnel responded the event.