Lightning injures nine sheltering in forest
|The injured were taken to Son Hoa and Phu Yen hospitals.—Photo phunuonline
PHU YEN (VNS)— Nine farmers were injured by a lightning strike on Monday afternoon in central Phu Yen Province's Son Hoa District.
Chairman of the district People's Committee said yesterday the victims, including a 32-year-old woman who has been in critical condition, were in a local field when a thunderstorm struck.
They ran to an eucalyptus forests to shelter and were struck by lightning, he said.
The injured were taken to Son Hoa and Phu Yen hospitals. — VNS