Check Out An Insane Picture Of The Lightning Storm That Halted The Ukraine-France Game At Euro 2012

A wild thunderstorm in Donetsk has forced the referees to stop the Ukraine-France game in the fourth minute.

Here’s a screencap from inside the stadium (via Timothy Burke). Keep in mind, it’s not day time there! That light is from a lightning strike above the stadium reflecting off the rain.

ukraine france match at euro 2012 halted because of rain

Photo: @bubbaprog

Here are some more crazy images from the match:

ukraine france match at euro 2012 halted because of rain

Photo: ESPN

You can’t see from one side of the stadium to the other:

ukraine france match at euro 2012 halted because of rain

Photo: ESPN

Some fans are making the best of it:

ukraine france match at euro 2012 halted because of rain

Photo: ESPN

Yikes:

ukraine france match at euro 2012 halted because of rain

Photo: ESPN

And here is the scene in action…

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