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      Lightning strikes downtown Quincy building

      Lightening struck a building at 1014 Maine St. in Quincy Monday night.

      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.