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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# lightning strike

Last year
# US
Two killed following lightning strike near the White House
Police said two others remain in a critical condition in hospital following the strike.
All time
# lightning strike
Nine cows killed in lightning strike during thunderstorms in Clare
Locals reported several claps of thunder and a lot of lightning.
# Lisburn
Man and two children struck by lightning in Northern Ireland
The man and one of the children are in critical condition.
# lightning strike
Kilkenny U21's scored a goal inside 13 seconds tonight, but Wexford hit back with 3 in 5 minutes
It has been a sensational first half to the Leinster U21 Hurling Final.
Watch: This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort
And loud. Very, very loud.
# no trams go
Luas services restored after lightning strike causes power outage
Delays are still expected on the Green Line.
# pretty scary
This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms
“There was a lot of electricity flying around the room,” Ronan Kelly said… Somehow, his one-year-old managed to sleep through the whole thing.
# hauliers
Truck drivers plan further traffic chaos, and one Minister isn't very happy about it
The Irish Road Haulage Association has called on the Government to address their concerns over road tax.
# never strikes twice
Watch downtown Chicago get hit by a triple lightning strike in this incredible video
The city’s three tallest skyscrapers were struck simultaneously and captured on film.