Cullman County woman struck by lightning

Cullman County woman struck by lightning

CULLMAN, AL (WAFF) - A Cullman County woman was taken to the hospital after she was struck by lightning Tuesday at her home.

According to Cullman County officials, the woman was inside her home leaning up against the front doorway when she was struck.

They said the lightning appeared to have hit the ground first, then the electricity transferred to her.

When paramedics arrived, the woman was disoriented and had suffered burns to her stomach.

She was taken to the emergency room at Cullman County Medical Center where representatives said her condition is stable.

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