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Thunderstorm claims life of Stillwater 14-year-old girl

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Severe thunderstorms hit parts of northwest Wisconsin Tuesday and a 14-year-old girl was killed just across the border in Stillwater, Minn.

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Authorities said Taylor Zimmerman was struck by lightning when she was playing in the rain outside her home, and ran under a tree.

Emergency workers restored her pulse. But Zimmerman died later at a local hospital.

The Twin Cities area was the hardest hit, but northwest Wisconsin got the tail end of those storms.

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