Lightning strikes downtown Quincy building
Tue, 21 May 2013 01:43:21 GMT —
Lightning struck a building in downtown Quincy shortly after 8 p.m. Monday.
Residents reported hearing a loud strike. They went outside to find a brick chimney collapsed into the parking lot of the apartment buildings.
The chimney was located at the rear of the Adaptive Mobility System building at 1014 Maine St. A neighboring landlord said that Blessing Hospital owns the building.
At least two cars were damaged by the falling bricks.
Police were dispatched to the building shortly after 8:30 p.m.