Wilbur E. Carroll, 27, and Christopher Knowles, 37, both of Dunn were transported to Good Hope Hospital in Erwin. According to the Sheriff's Office, their injuries are not life-threatening.
The electric bolt knocked a dozen construction workers off their feet in a garage in Harnett County. It happened while they were working on a house north of Angier.
The lightning bolt struck the top of the house and splintered wood as it ran through it -- even cracking the brick foundation.