A woman who was struck by lightning while 9 months pregnant is recovering after doctors performed an emergency delivery.
Meghan Davidson of Fort Meyers, Florida was rushed to a hospital on Tuesday after being struck by a bolt of lightning in the head as she was walking with her mother, according to WBBH. She was just seven days away from her due date.
Doctors at Lee Memorial Hospital delivered the baby. WINK reports the baby, named Owen, was taken to Golisano Children’s Hospital, and his condition is not known.
“Please continue to pray,” said family friend James McCoy. “She’s fighting, the baby’s fighting. Matt needs your prayers.”
WBBH reports the mother of three has “been able to react with her eyes when her husband Matt says her name.”