Lightning split the tree in two, video viral
California: A video of a pine tree is going viral in which lightning strikes the first tree and it catches fire, after which the tree suddenly split in two. Her video is being watched all over the world.
A man named Michael Bogan has made this video in California in which a burning tree can be seen hanging near Big Bear Airport. According to Bogan, a flash of lightning struck him first, after which the tree began to burn.
According to experts, the tree was completely healthy and was about two hundred years old. But the lightning struck him and he was burnt to ashes. After the incident, employees of the San Bernardino National Forest and firefighters visited the site the next day and cleared some of the trees.
According to the department, the fire was caused by lightning in about five places which was extinguished.