Escambia County EMS and Fire Rescue were called to a home in Escambia County Friday afternoon to reports of a woman struck by lightning.
Rescue officials arrived at the home on the 6400 block of Sarasota Street around 6 p.m.
The woman’s family says the woman was sweeping out the garage when she was struck by lightning.
Officials say the woman was brought to an area hospital. The family says she’s okay.
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