Timelapse of Incredible Lightning Show Over Sydney

Thousands of lightning strikes hit Sydney during a severe thunderstorm on Saturday, October 20, delaying the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games on Saturday evening, according to 9News.

This timelapse video shows the scene.

A 53-year-old man was killed by lightning in Geurie, near Dubbo, ABC reported. Credit: RobbieSydney Photos ‏ via Storyful