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Gamer Survives Lightning Strike While Playing PlayStation at Home
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Gamer Survives Lightning Strike While Playing PlayStation at Home

John Lopez, Tech Times 20 September 2022, 10:09 pm According to CDC findings, approximately 40 million lightning strikes strike the ground in the United States each year. Nonetheless, the chances of being struck by lightning are less than one in a million in any given year, and nearly 90% of all lightning strike victims survive. This man from the United Kingdom was struck by lightning and survived. He was also playing PlayStation in his living room when the bizarre incident happened. Man Gets Struck by Lightning While Indoors According to 9GAG, an adult man from the United Kingdom was rushed ...
Man struck by lightning while playing PlayStation in his living room
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Man struck by lightning while playing PlayStation in his living room

No, he’s not Ben Franklin — nor is he Thor. A UK man was rushed to the emergency room last Monday after he was struck by lightning while playing video games in his living room. Aiden Rowan was “happily playing” video games on his PlayStation around 10:30 p.m. when he heard a loud crack followed by a “heavy jolting sensation.” “So, I am absolutely not one for sympathy posts, I had to share this because of how insane it is,” gamer and cosplayer Rowan, 33, wrote to his 13,900 on Instagram followers. “[There was] a loud bang and … 5 hours at the hospital confirmed that I was STRUCK BY LIGHTNING through the open window! Never going to play cute cat games during a thunderstorm again. I’m fine, just very sore, hell of a headache and burn stripes down my arm....