Bolt of lightning hits car, ruptures driveway, then causes water main break

BAY VILLAGE, Ohio (WJW) -- A bolt of lightning hit a car early this morning in Bay Village, causing a water main to break.

According to firefighters, the car was hit by lightning on Lake Forest Drive around 4 a.m. The bolt ruptured the gas tank, flattened a tire and caused an air bag to deploy.

The lightning went through the rim of the tire and put a hole in the driveway, before traveling into the street and causing the water main to break.

Crews are on scene fixing the break.

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A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
A car in Ohio was hit by lightning early Tuesday morning, rupturing the gas tank, flattening a tire and causing the airbag to deploy, according to firefighters. The lightning then apparently traveled through the driveway to the street where it caused a water main to break.
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