Published: Jun 20, 2013 3:27 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 20, 2013 5:59 PM EDT

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.-  A man is recovering after being struck by lightning in Northwest Cape Coral.

Richard Knox was struck somewhere in Northwest Cape Coral, while on the job. The strike knocked him out. When he awoke, he was able to drive himself to North Fort Myers, where coworkers called 911.

Knox was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital.