Pictured: lightning hits Sydney train network
By Anthony Segaert
As the severe weather moves through Sydney and the state, we’ve got a photo of the moment lightning strikes Sydney’s train network.
Lightning hit a train line pole around Casula, in Sydney’s southwest, earlier this afternoon, resulting in a fiery explosion, pictured. The overhead wiring collapsed.
Footage has captured the moment lightning hits a pole on Sydney’s train network, bringing down a section of the T2 and T5 line.
Train services between Liverpool and Glenfield have been suspended as transport authorities attempt to safely repair the damage.