Louisiana man’s truck struck by lightning while he was driving

Louisiana man’s truck struck by lightning while he was driving

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -A Morehouse Parish man is counting his blessings after lightning his his pickup truck Tuesday morning.

The man’s truck was struck while he was driving it.

Video of the incident was captured by a nearby driver.

Sterlington Police Chief Barry Bonner said it happened around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 2 and 1-65.

Bonner said the man was driving to work at the time, but managed to pull over and get out safely.

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