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Lightning sparks fires in Texas

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 00:23

Several fires were started by lightning strikes in Southeast Texas. Linda So reports.

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Thick smoke and flames stretch across a field at a wildlife refuge in Southeast Texas. Officials say lightning strikes sparked six fires over the weekend. This fire grew so intense, the heavy smoke blinded drivers causing a crash. Strong winds are feeding the flames. Several roads have been closed because of the dangerous conditions.

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Lightning sparks fires in Texas

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 00:23