July 11, 2007
Canadian man is struck by lightning, also suffered two ruptured ear drums and burns because of his iPod.
Incidents of lightning striking you are already few and far between, but what about lightning striking you while you're listening to your MP3 player?
Two men in two years have now been struck while listening to their headphones.
Scientists say there is no link between wearing an electronic device and being more likely to get struck by lightning.
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