Man Jolted After Lightning Hit His Pickup

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The storms that rolled in to the Permian Basin area on Monday night proved to be dangerous for one Midland man.

According to scanner reports, a man was jolted when he touched his pickup that was struck by lightning.

The man reportedly went home.

But an hour later, he called for help saying his ears felt like they were bursting.

There's no word on his condition.