Man shocked during lightning storm inside St. Louis restaurant - KMOV.com

Man shocked during lightning storm inside St. Louis restaurant

(KMOV) – A man was shocked during a lightning storm in St. Louis city Monday afternoon.

According to the St. Louis Fire Department, the 54-year-old plumber was working inside Vin De Set restaurant at 2017 Choteau.

He was using a rotary tool on a wall in the basement and his hand was touching a metal water pipe.

He felt a burning and tingling sensation in his arm.

The man was alert and conscious when he was taken to St. Louis University Hospital.
 

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