Video of thunderbolt striking a moving car

Sun Jun 8, 2014 15:15:01

This video footage shows a bolt of lightning striking a moving vehicle during a thunderstorm in Canada’s Alberta Province. The rare incident was captured by a traffic camera installed on the roadway in the area.

The shocking incident caused a brief fire in the passenger vehicle and made a crater on the surface of the road. The couple riding in the car, however, miraculously escaped injury.