Saturday, April 30, 2016

EXTREME WEATHER: More Signs Of Increasing Magnetic Polar Migration - Lightning Bolt Kills 2 And Injures 3 On Boat In Bangladesh; And Lightning Bolt Kills Worker At Construction Site In Slidell, Louisiana!

April 30, 2016 - EARTH - The following constitutes the latest reports on deadly lightning strikes across the planet.

Lightning bolt kills 2 and injures 3 on boat in Bangladesh

Two people were killed and at least three others injured when a streak of lightning struck their small boat in the middle of the Jamuna River in Fulchhari upazila of the district on Wednesday night.

Quoting the co-passengers of the boat, police said a thunderbolt hit the boat with 10/12 passengers onboard in the middle of the river near Zigabari area around 11:00pm, leaving Golap and Bhikhu dead and three other injured.

Lightning bolt kills worker at construction site in Slidell, Louisiana

A Louisiana coroner says a man working on a Slidell-area construction site died after being struck by lightning.

St. Tammany Parish coroner Dr. Charles Preston said in a news release that Elvin Arturo Castro-Santiago, 36, was working Wednesday when he was struck.

Preston says Castro-Santiago was taken to Ochsner Northshore where he later died.

Preston says the tragedy underscores the deadly force of nature.

- The Daily Star | KWTX.


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