Lightning strike: "I've never seen anything like it", says head teacher

Scott Sissons, the head teacher of Dorcan Academy in Swindon saw the lightning from his office and then came to help. In this clip he describes a phenomenal bolt of lightning and a tremendous clap of thunder.


Schoolboy Hit By Lightning

A schoolboy is in hospital after being struck by lightning. The 11-year-old, who is believed to be a pupil at the Dorcan Academy in Swindon received medical attention from staff and the Great Western Ambulance Service after going into cardiac arrest.