Government truck struck by lightning, burns

Byadmin | On Feb 6, 2012

The U.S. government vehicle, shown below, was hit by lightning during a January thunderstorm in Georgia. Severe strikes to cars are rare but are usually fatal to the vehicle. The occupants are fortunate to walk away.

Air Force truck hit by lightning and catches fire.

Truck Struck by Lightning

Interior compartment of truck hit by lightning

Lightning strike also damaged the interior.

Fire after the strike melted the front end

U. S. Air Force photos by Raymond Crayton

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