Lightning across the skies of Wigan

The images were captured by Adam Wannakukorale
The images were captured by Adam Wannakukorale

A reader has captured dramatic images of lightning forking through the sky in Wigan.


In the early hours of this morning (Wednesday), following the hottest day of the year; Wigan was hit by a large thunderstorm bringing with it lightning, rain and wind.

Lightning across Winstanley

Lightning across Winstanley


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These photos were captured by local resident, Adam Wannakukorale, in Winstanley at around 2am today.

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The storm brought thunder, lightning, wind and rain

The storm brought thunder, lightning, wind and rain