Storm Chaser Has Close Encounter With Lightning Bolt in Texas

A storm chaser had a close call with a lightning bolt that touched down on a grass field near his vehicle in Morgan Mill, Texas, on September 29.

Chad Casey shot a video that shows a lightning bolt landing near him when he’s in his car. He also recorded footage showing further lightning flashed behind a huge shelf cloud.

The local National Weather Service forecasted possible showers and storms and said heavy rains could lead to minor localized flooding on Thursday evening. Credit: Chad Casey via Storyful

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