There are two types of cloud-to-ground lightning strikes, and while both are deadly, one is usually more destructive.
Firefighters in Elizabeth responded to three different fires Sunday afternoon. All of them were caused by lightning strikes.
Lightning struck a home in Parker on Thursday afternoon and started a fire.
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.
Twelve soldiers were injured, one critically, after lightning struck near them during a training exercise at Fort Carson, a base spokesman said Thursday.
A dozen Fort Carson soldiers have been hospitalized after getting hit by lightning Wednesday afternoon.
A woman was struck by lightning while hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park on Thursday afternoon.
Lightning is to blame for sparking several wildfires in Colorado recently, but in one Denver-area community on man says lightning came far too close to home.
A family in Aurora says it was the loudest thing they’ve ever heard. Now they’re cleaning up after lightning struck their house.
There was a lot to clean up in Aurora on Thursday morning after lightning hit a tree, stripping it clean of bark and flinging branches across a home.