Dog killed, three taken to hospitals after lightning strike on Mount Bierstadt
CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. -- One dog was killed and three people were taken to a hospital after a lightning strike 500 feet below the summit of Mount Bierstadt late Sunday morning. Clear Creek County dispatch received multiple calls about a lightning strike on the popular 14er about 11:30 a.m. Up to 16 people were injured as multiple agencies responded to the trailhead that starts at the top of Guanella Pass, the Clear Creek Sheriff's Office said.