Take safety steps during most dangerous month for lightning strikes
By Ben Smart, special to CNN
Updated 9:43 AM ET, Thu May 25, 2017
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Monument Valley, Utah – Monument Valley on the Arizona-Utah border is known for its sandstone formations and vast desert views. Toby Dingle captured this lightning strike in September 2013. Click to see some amazing lightning photos from the past few years.
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Antwerp, Belgium – In Antwerp, Belgium, Zachary Koulermos was woken up by a hailstorm in June. After the hail subsided, the rain brought an "amazing lightning storm," he said. He grabbed his camera and tripod as the clouds retreated.