Stories tagged lightning strikes

Shocking stories of lightning: Read all about these people's encounters with nature's electronic forces.
Shocking stories of lightning: Read all about these people's encounters with nature's electronic forces.Courtesy andrewomerknapp.
A few weeks ago we posted a link to a story about a guy who got hit in the head with a lightning bolt and lives to tell about it. Here are more lightning strike survivor stories. And the real interesting tidbit of information near the top of the story, 89 percent of people struck by lightning are men. Can you figure out why that would be? Hint: It has nothing to do with the storm scene from the movie "Caddyshack."