Teen Jumps Off Ride to Avoid Lightning

July 10, 2012 AT 12:55 PM
A 17 year old's birthday beach party got a little stormy when a lightning storm moved in and the power was cut from a ride she was on. She freaked out and jumped 35-feet from the ride to the beach below to avoid being struck by lightning. As Vanessa Yurkevich reports, the entire death-defying leap was caught on camera.