Drew Brees Was Struck By Lightening While Shooting A Commercial In Venezuela

Former NFL quarterback Drew Brees was struck by lightning while filming a commercial for PointsBet Sports Book in Venezuela.

Video of the shocking incident was posted on Twitter:

PointsBet released a statement regarding the incident:

Nick Underhill of NewOrleansFootball.com offered this short two-worded update on Brees:


Brees tweeted on Monday that he was “excited to be flying to a top-secret location later this week to shoot the new promotional video for @PointBetUSA.”

If this is indeed a prop for the commercial, it’s vital either Brees or PointBet let us know..