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Adam Cambell (credit: Twitter)

Ultrarunner Hit By Lightning Finishes In 3rd Place

Canadian ultrarunner Adam Campbell was over halfway through Colorado’s Hardrock 100 endurance race when he was struck by lightning.

07/15/2014

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Second Person Killed By Lightning Strike In RMNP Identified

For the second day in a row, lightning has been blamed in the death of a visitor at Rocky Mountain National Park.

07/13/2014

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Another Killed, More Injured By Lightning Strike In Rocky Mountain National Park

More people were injured by a lightning strike on Saturday after a strike killed a woman and injured seven others on Friday.

07/12/2014

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Jet Diverted To Salt Lake After Lightning Strike

A Frontier Airlines official says one of its planes was diverted to Salt Lake City after it was hit by lightning.

07/12/2014

Eve Klein took this photo on July 7 near North Table Mountain in Golden.

Arvada Man Knocked To Ground Videotaping Lightning Strike

The man who recorded a lightning strike during a severe thunderstorm earlier this week was knocked to the ground when the lightning bolt struck too close to his home.

07/09/2014

Pat Plampin of Littleton took this photo at Highway C-470 and Kipling "looking over the foothills" in July 2011.

Understanding The Science Behind Lightning Strikes

There are two types of cloud-to-ground lightning strikes, and while both are deadly, one is usually more destructive.

06/24/2014

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Lightning Strikes Start 3 Fires In Elbert County

Firefighters in Elizabeth responded to three different fires Sunday afternoon. All of them were caused by lightning strikes.

06/23/2014

Lightning struck a home and started a fire (credit: South Metro Fire Rescue)

Lightning Strikes Home, Starts Fire

Lightning struck a home in Parker on Thursday afternoon and started a fire.

05/29/2014

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

2 Fort Carson Soldiers In Hospital After Lightning Hit

One soldier was in serious condition Thursday and another was in stable condition, but 10 others were released from the hospital after lightning struck near them during a training exercise, officials at Fort Carson said.

08/01/2013

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Lightning At Fort Carson Leaves 12 Soldiers Hurt

Twelve soldiers were injured, one critically, after lightning struck near them during a training exercise at Fort Carson, a base spokesman said Thursday.

08/01/2013

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