Intense Cloud-to-Ground Lightning Strikes Over Grassfire Near Alvord

An intense cloud-to-ground lightning strike was caught on camera by a storm chaser in Alvord, Texas, on July 20.

Slow motion footage by Chad Casey shows the incredible strike touching down, as smoke from a nearby grassfire rises in the background. Credit: Chad Casey via Storyful

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