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Lightning strike damages several homes, vehicles in Morgan City

Posted at 2:16 PM, Aug 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-08 15:17:59-04

A Morgan City resident witnessed a lightning strike Friday evening that damaged several homes and vehicles.

On Friday around 7:45 p.m., Sarah Ribardi stepped outside of her Cypress Gardens Subdivision home on Onstead Street in Morgan City when lightning struck a tree.

In the video Ribardi ducks as wood and debris fly through the air.

No one was reported injured.

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