Interscope's Rob Tarantino And Daughter Hit By Lightning
September 10, 2007 at 8:12 AM (PT)
INTERSCOPE RECORDS head of Rock Promotion ROB TARANTINO and his daughter, EMILY are both recovering after being struck by lightning during a sudden thunderstorm on LAKE HOPATCONG, NJ, near their home early SATURDAY evening (9/8), reports THE NEWARK STAR-LEDGER.
THE DAILY RECORD of MORRISTOWN, NJ is reporting that TARANTINO was struck in the head by lightning and is in critical, but stable condition in the burn unit of ST. BARNABUS MEDICAL CENTER in LIVINGSTON, NJ. His eight-year-old daughter, EMILY, was listed in critical condition at MORRISTOWN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL. TARANTINO’s wife MELISSA and another daughter were also on the boat with him, but escaped injury.
ALL ACCESS extends our thoughts and prayers to the TARANTINO family and friends. We will provide updates as they become available.