See this spectacular video of lightning strikes near the eruption of a volcano on Mount Kirishima, which was shot by a nearby bystander.
The Shinmoedake volcano on Mt. Kirishima, located on the Kyushu main island of southern Japan has erupted for three straight days, sending potentially hazardous ash and smoke into the air of towns nearby. News reports say this is its biggest eruption in 50 years. Be sure to go to full screen mode