Hundreds of lightning strikes light up night's sky

By Peter Guthrie, Nadine Morton
Updated August 13 2020 - 4:35pm, first published 1:30pm
There were 989 lightning strikes, 155 which actually hit the ground, within a 50km radius of Young on Wednesday night. Photo: Weatherzone
There were 989 lightning strikes, 155 which actually hit the ground, within a 50km radius of Young on Wednesday night. Photo: Weatherzone

There were close to 1000 lightning strikes light up the night sky on Wednesday night with heavy rain falling as well.

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