July 21, 2015
Two New Jersey State Troopers were sitting in their respective patrol cars Tuesday when each was struck by lightning.
According to police, the incident occurred around 2 p.m. on the Garden State Parkway at a construction site in Middle Township.
Neither officer was seriously injured. However, one officer was taken to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center for observation.
According to 6 ABC, the lightning struck the vehicles due to a small cell storm moved over the area where the vehicles were parked.