Officials: Man struck by lightning in Gulf Shores

Baldwin County

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) — Gulf shores officials confirm a 28-year-old man was struck by lightning on Augusta Drive in Craft Farms Thursday afternoon. Officials say he was in cardiac arrest when they were transporting him.

A medical helicopter could not be dispatched due to weather at the time.

The man’s condition is currently unknown. He was transported to South Baldwin Regional Medical Center.

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