Some very gnarly storms are tearing through the US state of Mississippi at the moment and they’re summoning some dark shit.

Like this tree, which was struck by lightning and burned from the inside.

It quickly became a lightning rod (soz) for different theories from people with overactive imaginations.

My take? The Upside Down is actually real, makingStranger Things’ a documentary. 

A Lightning Strike In The US Opened Up A Gateway To The Depths Of Hell

Source & photo: Twitter / @spann.