One dude thought he’d record a flood outside his home in Baltimore, Md., last August.

While Timothy Huhn was recording it on Periscope, lightning stuck the tree right near him. You can see the strike touch down around the 25-second mark.

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Well, that was CLOSE!

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(h/t Storyful)

Melissa Gotleib is a content editor at Rare.
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