Lightning Strikes 7 People in Pangasinan
By Jovy C.
Georgia, Age 6
Seven people were injured after they were hit by a lightning flash on All Saints Day. Yesterday in Pangasinan cemetery while visiting the tombs of their relatives.
Reported by the Pangasinan operation centers the 7 people including 2 high school students were downpour hits around 2:30 p.m. by a municipal cemetery at Pangasinan.
The seven victims who had second degree burns on their body. Were treated to Lingayen Regional Hospital.
Reports said some victim were not able to take a shelter because of the heavy rain and continued in drinking on a spree until they were hit by the lightning.
The incident caused critically before the bystanders brought them to a hospital for their treatment.