Lightning Strikes Near Fire Burning Along Colorado-Kansas State Line

Footage shot in Colorado’s southeast captured the moment lightning struck the ground near a fire burning along the Colorado-Kansas state line on May 1.

Nashayla Groomer, who captured this video, told Storyful she and her boyfriend were headed southbound near Holly when they witnessed the strike.

“We continued down the road only to see that the fire had drastically spread due to the high winds we were experiencing,” she told Storyful.

Citing authorities, local media reported at least one house had been lost in the fire. Credit: Nashayla Groomer via Storyful

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