Girl dead, four others injured after lightning strikes

Last Updated: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 22:33

Sasaram: A school girl died and four others injured Monday after lightning struck on them in a village under Chenari police station area in Bihar`s Rohtas district, an official said.
The incident took place in Bilaspur village as lightning struck on five persons comprising four women and a girl student while they were standing in a field, Circle Officer (CO) Nagendra Mishra said.

While a Class X student Gita Devi (17) died on the spot, four other women sustained burn injuries and were admitted to a hospital for treatment, he said.
The body has been sent for post-mortem, Mishra said.

PTI



First Published: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 22:32

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