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The CN Tower Struck By Lightning

It happens pretty often, but seeing it on video is quite cool.

On August 24, 2011 there was a large electrical storm over Toronto, Ontario. The CN Tower itself was struck by lightning about 15 times in a half hour.

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  1. September 1, 2011 at 6:45 am

    On the night in question, we watched the CN Tower get hit by lightning 27 times.

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