Lightning Bolt Strikes Amid Southern Louisiana Storm

Severe thunderstorms struck portions of southern Louisiana on Tuesday, April 13.

The National Wether Service warned that severe weather would continue in southern Louisiana on April 14, after significant damage was reported in New Orleans and Grand Isle on Tuesday.

This footage was captured by Stephanie Roberts Bates, and shows a lightning bolt striking the ground in Bourg, Louisiana, on April 13. Credit: Stephanie Roberts Bates via Storyful