PHU YEN (VNS)— A father and son died in Son Ha Commune in central Phu Yen Province's Son Hoa District from a lightening strike last Friday afternoon when crossing the Ba River.
The body of the father Ha Van Minh, 39, was found late in the evening on the same day while the body of the 5-year-old son was found on Saturday.
Chairwoman of the commune's People's Committee Phan Thi Ha Phuoc said local authorities visited and gave VND2 million to the victims' family yesterday.
Lightening strikes causing deaths have been reported previously in the mountainous district. — VNS