Lightning strikes College Park home, Aug. 10, 2001
August 10, 2001
A bolt of lightning strikes a home near Westmoreland Drive and West Winter Park Street in College Park. The home is located across from neighbor Kelly Smith, who snapped this picture with her Sony digital camera while looking at the sunset. The lightning hit a metal weathervane, but no damage to the house was reported.
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