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Lightning Strikes

Lightning struck the roof of an apartment building in Oak Forest, sparking a fire that sent flames shooting through the roof, causing heavy damage. (Credit: CBS)

Severe Storms Bring Flooding, Damage From Hail And Lightning

It’s bound to be a busy morning at auto shops across the Chicago area, in the wake of powerful storms that brought large, damaging hail to the city and suburbs.

05/21/2014

Lightning Storm (File photo credit MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)

Two Dead, 9-Month-Old Baby Injured In Gary Lightning Strikes

Two people have been killed and several others were injured as severe weather swept through Northwest Indiana on Thursday

09/19/2013

A lightning strike opened a hole in the roof of a townhome in southwest suburban Darien on May 20, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Lightning Strikes Damage Two Homes Overnight

At least two homes in the Chicago area were struck by lightning overnight as heavy thunderstorms plowed through the region.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2013

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Lightning Sparks Fires In 5 Suburbs

Lightning sparked five home fires in the west and northwest suburbs over the past 24 hours.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2011