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Lightning Strikes 1 World Trade Center

By Maya Shwayder | June 25, 2012 11:27am | Updated on June 25, 2012 12:00pm
Lightning strikes 1 WTC
Lightning strikes 1 WTC
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FINANCIAL DISTRICT — Lightning struck 1 World Trade Center Friday, Port Authority officials wrote on Twitter.

The Port Authority's Twitter account @WTCProgress posted a dramatic photo Monday morning of a bolt of lightning hitting the top of the tower.Officials said the lightning strike happened Friday.

A Port Authority spokesman did not immediately have further details on the incident.

Editor's Note: The original version of this story said the lightning strike happened Monday morning.