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Myrtle Beach Fire responds to lightning strikes

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue are busy responding to several fire calls as a storm with lots of lightning moves through Horry County.Full story

Grand Canyon lightning victims were Thai tourists

PHOENIX (Reuters) - A married couple killed by a lightning bolt near the Grand Canyon this week was identified on Friday as tourists visiting from Thailand. Full story

Lightning possible cause of east side structure fire

TUCSON - A lightning strike during storms caused a fire at a home in the 4700 block of Via Molina. Full story

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  9 injured after lightning strike in Colorado

Nine people were injured while working in a field near Wellington, Colo. Forecasters said there were nearly 700 strikes in a 20-minute period.

  Lightning strikes 3 in Tenn.

Three Memphis kids are hit by lightning after hiding under the tree during a storm. WMC's Anna Marie Hartman reports.

  5 tips to prep your home for summer storms

You never know when a summer storm will hit, and whether you’re experiencing gusts of wind, or thunder and lightning, it’s important to prepare your home for extreme weather. Home improvement expert Amy Matthews shares her tips.

  Lightning strikes Boy Scout camp; 26 injured

Lightning struck near a Boy Scout campsite in Belmont, N.H., overnight, where 23 scouts and three adults were hospitalized. All are reported to be doing well.

  Lightning strikes World Trade Center

A ‘striking’ picture indeed – this shot of a lightning bolt hitting the World Trade Center was snapped by a visitor from Alaska, Nick Carwile. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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Lightning is seen above buildings during a storm in central Shanghai
Lightning is seen above buildings during a storm in central Shanghai

Lightning is seen above buildings during a storm in central Shanghai July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Brothers Sean, left, and Michael McQuilken in 1975, minutes before they were struck by lightning.
Brothers Sean, left, and Michael McQuilken in 1975, minutes before they were struck by lightning.

Michael McQuilken, right, was 18 when he and his brother, Sean, 12, climbed California's Moro Rock in 1975.

Lightning strikes above the Mandalay Bay and Luxor casinos on the Las Vegas Strip as a thunderstorm moves through Las Vegas