Lightning strikes the Santa Barbara Channel on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017.
Lightning strikes the Santa Barbara Channel on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. Mike Eliason
Lightning strikes the Santa Barbara Channel on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. Mike Eliason

Nearly 40,000 lightning strikes hit the Central Coast last night

September 11, 2017 01:23 PM

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