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Longmont Officer Nearly Hit By Lightning Strike

A Longmont police officer is expected to fully recover after he was nearly hit by a lightning strike.


The Arkansas Fire is burning in Park County. (credit: CBS)

Heavy Fuels Feed Arkansas Fire Burning In Park County

The Arkansas Fire is burning on the South Park Ranger District in Park County. It’s burned 40 acres and is zero percent contained.


(credit: South Adams County Fire)

Lightning Strike Believed To Be Cause Of Commerce City House Fire

Investigators now believe a lightning strike ignited a fire at a Commerce City home over the weekend.


Tim Wieland took this photo in July 2011 from a hill in Denver's Stapleton neighborhood as heavy storms passed across the metro area.

The No. 1 Life Threatening Weather Hazard

One bolt of lightning can be 50,000 degrees Fahrenheit, that’s five times as hot as the surface of the sun!


Stephanie and Sophia Alberti (credit: CBS)

Newborn Healthy After Mom Struck By Lightning While Pregnant

A mother and newborn are happy and healthy months after the woman was struck by lightning while pregnant.


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Lightning Goes Where Lightning Wants

Josh Russell is a professional chef at McCormick’s in LoDo. You’d think his neighbor would have given him a little more credit when he saw Russell’s garage on fire and came over to bang on the front door.


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5 Injured After Lightning Strike In El Paso County

They came to see a car race and got knocked off their feet by lightning. It happened to five people Sunday in El Paso County.


Damage done to the roof by the lightning strike. (credit: CBS)

Lighting Strike Interrupts Card Game In Centennial

A lightning bolt hit a home in Arapahoe County on Thursday, sparking a fire and startling five people who were playing cards inside.


Copter4 flew over the hole left in the roof of a home in Centennial after lightning hit, igniting a fire. (credit: CBS)

Lightning Strikes Home, Ignites Roof On Fire

Nearly three dozen firefighters quickly extinguished a fire at a home in Centennial that was caused by lightning at about 2:50 p.m. Thursday.


Rob Christopher (credit: Facebook)

Students Remember Colorado Teacher Killed By Lightning Strike

Students in Colorado Springs are mourning the loss of a teacher struck and killed by lightning.