The odds of getting struck by lightning are very low. Though, if it happens, it can cause serious medical problems, including burns, internal organ damage and cardiac arrest. This is due to the massive electric current that quickly spreads through the body.
Call 911 if you are with someone who is struck by lightning in Goshen, IN, or a surrounding area. Goshen Hospital Emergency Department can provide the care you need. Our emergency physicians are board certified and supported by nurses certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Rely on our team for medical expertise and compassionate emergency care.