Brazilian Jose Omar de Oliveira managed to catch on video lightning, which strikes very close to him, writes LADbible. The video is published on YouTube.
The man was filming the unusual weather in Minduri (a municipality in Brazil) with his smartphone. Despite the beginning of rain, the sky was clear in places and the sun was shining. Suddenly lightning struck the ground next to him. At this point in the footage, the man can be heard screaming and can be seen falling.
Jose Omar de Oliveira survived. After the impact, he quickly got up and ran away to a safe distance. His phone also remained intact and recorded the incident on video.
After the incident, the Brazilian became a local celebrity. According to him, the incident cannot be interpreted other than as a divine rescue.