Caught on cam: Storm chaser gets hit by lightning - KMOV.com

Caught on cam: Storm chaser gets hit by lightning

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By Brendan Marks By Brendan Marks

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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