June 21, 2018 07:57 AM
A lightning strike reportedly broke pavement on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation submitted photos of the incident via Twitter, saying, "It doesn't happen too often, but when lightning strikes pavement, it produces quite the crater."
It doesn't happen too often, but when lightning strikes pavement, it produces quite the crater.— MnDOT (@MnDOTnews) June 20, 2018
These pics are from a lightning strike on Hwy 10, west of Detroit Lakes. If you encounter a road hazard on a hwy or interstate, call 911 and be prepared to describe its location. pic.twitter.com/rs7Q5uzALa
The department asked those who encounter road hazards to call 911 and be prepared to offer a description.
Updated: June 21, 2018 07:57 AM
Created: June 20, 2018 10:45 AM
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