The chances of being struck by lightning once are high enough.
But one unfortunate man appears to have been electrocuted twice within the space of a minute by two almighty bolts of lightning.
The hapless pedestrian had been jogging along a quiet city street when CCTV captured the astonishing moment on April 11.
Shortly before the apparent freak accident a walker carrying an umbrella and a jogger had passed through the street unscathed.
They are followed later by a young couple walking arm-in-arm as they shelter from what could be light drizzle.
But the unlucky man then jogs in from the bottom of the screen wearing dark trousers and a heavy coat.
Seconds later a frightening bolt of electricity rips down from the heavens and zaps the man in his tracks.
He stumbles for a few feet before collapsing painfully face down onto the hard ground.
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