Caught on cam: Storm chaser gets hit by lightning

Caught on cam: Storm chaser gets hit by lightning

Caught on cam: Storm chaser gets hit by lightning

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on May 29, 2014 at 10:07 AM

Storm chaser Scott Sheppard got hit by lightning while shooting video out of his vehicle's window near Fairburn, South Dakota on Tuesday.

The lightning struck hit his arm then blew a hole in the pavement. The electricity from the strike also disabled Sheppard's vehicle and a passing car, both of which were towed from the scene.

Sheppard says he is OK, only suffering a sore arm.

Watch video of the incident below or click here if using a mobile device.

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