Lightning strikes church as camera rolls

GRAND ISLE, Maine (WCSH) – Carl Bouley’s camera was rolling Wednesday when a bolt of lightning struck St. Gerard Mt. Carmel Church in Grand Isle, Maine.

According to the Grand Isle fire chief, Gary Campbell, the same church was hit by lightning in 2007 causing some fire damage.

This time around some shingles were knocked off the church,and there is some electrical damage to the wiring inside.

A couple of homes near the church also received some electrical damage.

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