Published: Jul 29, 2013 5:30 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 29, 2013 6:14 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Coast Guard responded to a woman injured by a lightning strike near the boat she was riding in, just north of Shell Point, this afternoon.

She is in stable condition, according to the Iona-McGregor Fire Department.

Two people were on the boat when electricity came through the vessel.

The victim was shocked, but was not directly struck by lightning.