An incredible, hair-raising video has captured a car full of masked church robbers getting hit by lightning and exploding. The incident occurred during a high-speed police chase after the robbers raided a church in Russia.
The dash cam video shows a car speeding along with a police siren audible in the background. All of a sudden the car is seen bursting into flames and exploding, covering the road with debris. The car from which the incident is filmed immediately pulls over.
According to the caption accompanying the video, everyone in the runaway car died as a result of the lightning hit and it would be hugely improbable for anyone to have survived such a thing.
It is unknown how many passengers were in the car at the time. Another car was also damaged during the incident which has allegedly taken place on December 9.
It is unclear who took the footage or just how authentic it is. The passengers in the destroyed car had allegedly robbed a church in the city of St. Petersburg.
Experts say that the chances of getting killed by lightning are around 300,000 to one, which makes such an incident quite probable. Witnesses of the incident have confirmed that the car was struck by a lightning.
1. A hair-raising video has emerged of a bolt of lightning allegedly hitting a carful of masked robbers who had just raided a church in Russia.
2. The dash cam footage shows the vehicle speeding along with a police siren sounding in the background. All of a sudden the car bursts into flames and explodes sending debris all over the road.
3. All of a sudden the car bursts into flames and explodes sending debris all over the road.
4. According to a caption accompanying the video, everyone in the runaway car died. But it’s unclear just how real it is at all.
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