The journalist left the incident unharmed even though the lightning rumbled dangerously close to him and his work team.
In the video you can see how Matt Rodewald of Fox 10 was preparing to give information about the storm when suddenly lightning strikes the street and dazzles the vision with the flash.
It is unknown if any person or material was affected by the fact.
Check out the crazy video below!
SCARY! Our reporter @Matt_Fox10 was getting ready for a live report on the monsoon storm last night when lightning suddenly struck nearby and knocked out power in the area. ⚡️😱 #monsoon #lightning #phoenix #arizona #fox10phoenix pic.twitter.com/YYewTMkqfB
— FOX 10 Phoenix (@FOX10Phoenix) August 29, 2019