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Lightning strikes historic tower at Mississippi College

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Thursday lightning struck Mississippi College's historic clock tower causing lots of damage.

The super sized clock sits atop the Nelson Hall on the Clinton campus.

Officials say the clock's time was frozen at 9:15 p.m. when thunderstorms hit the area Thursday night.

Bricks are now knocked out of the landmark, which was built in 1947.

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