Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013

Lightning strike in France claims 1

Lightning strike in France has claimed life of a person and injured one other, The local reported.

Lightning hit a beachgoer near Saint Tropez in Riviera.

The bolt of lightning claimed life of a person a week before too in Pietricaggio in Corsica, France.

According to the French lightning protection association, lightning strikes 100-200 persons every year in France.

Original post: Natural Disasters List July 19, 2013