Lightning strike hits diesel fuel truck in Miami-Dade County, sparking fire

Courtesy: Getty/Gary Hershorn
Courtesy: Getty/Gary Hershorn

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A diesel fuel truck was struck by lightning Tuesday afternoon in Miami-Dade County, sparking a fire, authorities said.

The incident was reported at 7777 SW 117th Ave., where authorities and officials fill up their county-issued vehicles.

Miami-Dade firefighters quickly extinguished the fire.

No other details were immediately released.



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