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Shop Hit By Lightning as Storm Batters York

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6:24am 23rd August 2013

A massive thunderstorm has hit York overnight.

On Water Lane, people had to be rescued from a car which got stuck in water.

Firefighters were also called out to help at houses in Acomb, Chapelfields and the Bishopthorpe Road area.

Electricity workers had a lucky escape after lightning hit Urban Outfitters, leading to part of the building crashing down on to the street, David Dunning has this report for Minster FM.

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