Man struck by lightning in SW Miami-Dade

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Rescue crews took a man to the hospital after, officials said, he was struck by lightning in Southwest Miami-Dade, Monday afternoon.

According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, the victim was sitting in a white Dodge Ram truck when he was struck just before 3 p.m. in a remote area along Southwest 272nd Street, near the Everglades.

Paramedics transported him to Homestead Hospital in unknown condition.

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