Coax Vs Cat 5e In Lightning Prone Areas

Is there any advantage at all to use coax vs cat 5e in an area that has "allegedly" been hit several times before by lightning? I am dealing with an IT Director for a health facility who has twice before installed his own IP cameras. When both systems went down he blamed lightning. Others involved are skeptical that lightning was the problem and no one investigated to be sure. The only proof...

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