“Lightning never strikes the same place twice.”
The Empire State Building is hit nearly 100 times a year, according to the National Weather Service.
And when a person is struck, brain and nerve injuries are possible, along with these symptoms:
- Headache, nausea and upset stomach
- Mild confusion, memory slowness or mental clouding
- Dizziness or balance problems
What do you know about lightning? These facts and safety tips can help you prepare for summer lightning storms.