Lightning Strikes One World Trade Center as Storms Sweep New York

A slow-motion video posted to Twitter showed a lightning bolt striking near the One World Trade Center as storms swept through New York City on July 6.

New Jersey resident Anthony Quintano documented a mesmerizing lightning display over the Manhattan skyline from Hoboken Waterfront, New Jersey, on Tuesday.

The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for large parts of New York City, cautioning locals of possible quarter-sized hail and wind gusts of up to 60 mph. Credit: Anthony Quintano via Storyful

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