Published: Jun 26, 2013 7:58 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 26, 2013 11:41 PM EDT

GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla.-A construction worker is dead after being struck by lightning Wednesday afternoon.  

The Collier County Sheriff's Office says 35-year-old Robert Wiley was working at a construction site on 47th Avenue Northeast and was climbing down from scaffolding when he was hit by a lightning bolt.  The Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation.  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been notified and will also investigate.