Lightning Strikes One World Trade Center as Storm Henri Hits New York

Lightning struck One World Trade Center as Storm Henri approached New York City on August 21.

Ryan Nystrom captured slow-motion footage of the lightning bolt as it struck the top of the tower in Lower Manhattan.

Storm Henri was downgraded to a tropical depression on Sunday night.

The National Weather Service predicted that New York would experience even more rain showers and thunderstorms on August 23. Credit: Ryan Nystrom via Storyful

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