LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Lightning struck a near a U.S. postal service worker’s truck and sent a charge of electricity through it Friday.

The worker sustained serious burns according to Fort Lauderdale fire officials and was transported to Broward Health.

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The truck was sitting at 1781 East Commercial Blvd and the worker was touching part of the vehicle at the time of the strike.

No other injuries were reported.

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