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Three men 'thrown from vehicle' after lightning strike

Three men were injured after they were unloading a lorry that was hit by lightning.

The men were reported to have been thrown from the vehicle up to about 12 feet.

Three ambulance crews were sent to the scene and a man in his 20s, a man in his 30s and a man in his 40s suffered injuries from the hit.

The man in his 40s is suffering with pains to his hands and the man in his 30s was walking wounded but suffered pins and needles in his hands.

A man in his 20s was thrown about two metres and was suffering from back pain and pins and needles in his hands.

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