WATCH: Massive Lightning Bolt Strikes Statue of Liberty as Storm Passes Over NYC

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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 lightning 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.

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