Janesville Man Struck by Lightning

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

JANESVILLE (WIFR) – Police say a Janesville man is in critical condition after being struck by lightning during Monday evening’s storms.

Witnesses say the 63-year-old looked like he was getting out of his car to fix his windshield wipers when he was hit. It happened around 5:00 Monday night on Highway 14 near I-90/I-39. The Janesville Police Department says he fell to the ground and likely injured his head.

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