Caught on Camera: Airplane Struck by Lightening on the Runway

A rare and shocking moment was caught on tape, when a passenger in a plane managed to film a lighting strike hit another plane on the runway.

The incident happened at a Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Georgia and has quickly gone viral.

The incident was caught on film and uploaded to YouTube by user Jack Perkins. The user claims that the lightning strike occurred on August 18, 2015.

The plane hit is believed to have been a Delta 737 jet that was waiting to taxi on the runway.