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May 29, 2014 07:53 AM

Lightning Strikes Storm Chaser

Fairburn, SD

Storm chaser Scott Sheppard was hit by lightning while filming near Fairburn in Custer County. Even more amazing, the whole incident was caught on film.

Sheppard was filming from a car window when the lightning struck him in the arm. The strike left a crater in the pavement and disabled two vehicles. While he suffered arm pain, Sheppard was left relatively unscathed.

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