Lightning Bolt Shoots Across Sky During Severe Storm in Southeastern Kentucky

Lightning flashed across the night sky during a severe thunderstorm that hit southeastern Kentucky on Tuesday, July 21.

Footage recorded by Glen Bunch shows lightning striking near his home in the city of Williamsburg. A slow-motion replay of the thunderbolt can also be seen in the video.

The National Weather Service forecasted severe thunderstorms with “penny-sized” hail and 60 mph winds on the same day. Credit: Glen Bunch via Storyful

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