Florence Alabama Police Officer was struck by lightning during severe weather on Thursday.

The Florence Alabama Police Department issued the following statement regarding the incident:

"NEWS RELEASE
A Florence Police Officer was struck by lightning while putting out barricades at the intersection of Chisholm Rd and Gresham Rd.

Other Florence Police Officers provided immediate first aid and transported him to NAMC where he is being monitored.

He is conscious and responsive at this time."

Photo Credit: Florence Alabama Police Department.

 


 

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