The 60-year-old was riding on a Washington state highway during a bad thunderstorm. That’s when he was struck by lightning.
A passerby said the man had just passed her when she saw his bike light up!
The rider managed to pull over to the shoulder where the Good Samaritan helped him to a nearby gas station to take cover until an ambulance arrived.
The clerk said the man didn’t know what hit him.
If that doesn’t convince you to always wear a helmet — we don’t know what will.