Lightning

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Witnesses Describe Lightning Strike That Hit Two Men

Two men were injured when they were struck by lightning after they took cover under a tree while waiting for a bus.

08/27/2014

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Lightning Strikes 2 In Denver, 1 Seriously Hurt

Lightning struck two people in Denver on Tuesday afternoon, the Denver Fire Department said.

08/26/2014

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Lightning Strikes Denver House With Person Inside

Lightning struck a home in Denver causing it to catch on fire with someone inside.

08/16/2014

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New Lightning-Prediction Tech Aims To Lower Casualties

Predicting when and where thunderstorms hit is easy meteorology compared to pinpointing the potential for lightning strikes — a difficult but perhaps solvable task thanks to new technology.

08/14/2014

Players are called off the field during a lightning delay during preseason action between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on August 7, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Lightning Halts Seahawks-Broncos Preseason Game

Lightning strikes in Denver forced a delay in the Seattle Seahawks’ preseason game against the Broncos.

08/07/2014

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Lightning Strike Investigated In Igniting House Fire

A possible lightning strike is being investigated as what may have started a house fire in Broomfield. There were thunderstorms in the area at the time.

07/24/2014

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Lightning Deaths At Rocky Mountain National Park Concern Visitors

Visitors to Rocky Mountain National Park are hiking more cautiously after lightning strikes at the popular park killed two people in two days at the height of summer travel season.

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

Adam Oyer of Highlands Ranch took this photo of a lightning strike on June 9.

Nowhere Outside Is Safe From Lightning

The deaths of two people in two days from lightning strikes in Rocky Mountain National Park has prompted the reminder that nowhere outside is safe when there’s an electrical storm.

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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