Jason C. caught this east Texas lightning strike on camera in May, 2007. He said the same storm also produced some small hail.
Lightning strikes in Elyria, Ohio, on August 7, 2007. Lightning strikes may occur as far as 10 miles away from any rainfall. STATEWIDE - After a thunderstorm, if necessary: Call 911 for medical assistance as soon as possible. The following are things you should check when you attempt to give aid to a victim of lightning: BreathingMore > Steps you can take before a storm.More > What you can do if you are caught in a stormMore >