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Watch Lightning “Strike” The Tallest Building in Western Europe

Despite the harrowing photos and video, a spokesperson for the skyscraper told Sky News that there was no damage to the building

Londoners are buzzing about video and Twitter photos that appear to show a bolt of lightning flashing over The Shard, which bills itself as the tallest building in Western Europe at 1,016-feet.

The Telegraph highlights this dramatic view, posted to Twitter by a lifeboat crew based on the city’s River Thames:

And here’s another angle, flagged by the The Evening Standard:

Sky News reports: “A spokesman for The Shard said he was not aware of a strike as there was no damage.”

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