A teenager struck by lightning on May 1 in Aurora remains in critical condition, and a family friend told CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh his mother is by his side 24/7, praying for his recovery.
Lightning struck a man at City Park Golf Course on Tuesday afternoon.
Lightning is believed to have started a fire at a condominium complex in Denver on Friday afternoon.
The teenager hit by lightning in a field in Aurora Friday afternoon remains in the hospital.
The man credited for saving the life of an Aurora teen is being called a hero.
The Colorado Oil and Gas Commission is taking an interest in making sure there aren’t any environmental impacts from last week’s fracking wastewater tank explosion in Weld County.
Crews worked to keep contamination out of nearby farms and irrigation ditches after tanks at a fracking wastewater facility in Weld County burst into flames on Friday afternoon.
On average three people die and 13 are injured each year in Colorado due to this weather hazard.
While lightning and tornadoes are obvious hazards, strong wind and large hail can be just as dangerous and life-threatening.
Two men were injured when they were struck by lightning after they took cover under a tree while waiting for a bus.