WATCH: Massive lightning bolt strikes Statue of Liberty as storm passes over NYC

By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A video shared on social media captured the moment the Statue of Liberty was struck by a massive lighting bolt on Wednesday. 

"The best video I ever captured," Mikey Cee posted on Twitter.

Earlier, he posted a video of high winds near Ellis Island.

"Was this a tornado just now at Ellis Island?" he wrote. "Just got this footage at work. Easily 60mph winds. That was insane!" he added.

"Lightning strikes the Hudson River during a thunderstorm in New York City this evening," Gary Hershorn shared in a photo on Twitter.