Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014

Lightning strike in Argentina kills 3, injures 22


Lightning strike in Argentina has claimed lives of at least three people and injured 22 others.
 
Lightning bolt hit Villa Gesell, Argentina on Thursday afternoon and injured 16 adults and six children, Telam state news agency reported.

Many of the injured people are having treatment in hospital for burns.

Villa Gesell is a seaside village in Villa Gesell Partido on the Atlantic coast located around 400 kilometers from Buenos Aires.

Below is a  you tube video of lightning strike in Villa Gesell beach in Argentina.



Original post: Natural Disasters List January 10, 2014