Lightning from this week’s strong storms damaged a large tree in Ohio, the United States, causing a disturbing appearance as the tree burned from within.
Photos of the burning tree were shared by The Ridgeville Township Volunteer Firefighter Department on facebook on Wednesday.
When firefighters from the fire service arrived to extinguish the burning tree, they were surprised by the difficult task they faced.
“Early this morning we were called to a tree on fire. We came to the scene to find this tree as you can see below. Lightning can do crazy things and we struggled to get to every hotspot in this tree trunk,” the fire service said in a statement. the mail
“Thank you to Moyer’s Tree Service for coming out this morning to have this tree cut down for us and the homeowner so we could put out the fire completely,” the post continued.
User comments on the post indicate that they are saddened by the tragedy.
“Such a shame to lose that beautiful tree. Wow,” wrote one user.
Another user said, “That could be a reverse port.”
The post got hundreds of likes and shares on Facebook.
Recently, several videos of lightning strikes were regularly shared on social media from different cities in the United States. One of these videos ViralHog shared on YouTube showed huge lightning bolts, one of which struck a tree and burned it. People heard screaming excitedly as they watched the scary scene.
According to the post, the incident happened on June 29 in Danvers, Massachusetts, United States.
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