NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – A lightning strike caused damage to a condo complex in North Myrtle Beach as storms moved through Thursday evening.
Officials with the City of North Myrtle Beach tell News13 that lightning struck the top corner of a unit at the Tahitian Princess, near the intersection of 33rd Avenue South and South Ocean Boulevard.
This caused smoldering and damage to a 3rd floor unit. Lightning ‘either entered the room from the balcony or caused a surge’, according to officials.
No one was hurt.
The same group of storms pushed trees down on mobile homes in Florence County, leading to an elderly woman being rescued by officials.