One person was killed by lightning in the suburbs

In the suburban village Khomutovo Shchelkovo district from a lightning strike killed one person, three more were injured, according to the website of GSU SKR across Moscow region.

Investigative Department Shchyolkovo already started checking into the death of 34-year-old man. According to preliminary data, three families spent time on the banks of the river Klyazma, when light rain began. During rain, a bolt of lightning struck one of the men and hurt two women and three children.

At the scene, investigators traveled. By results of check will be made a procedural decision.

In July 2015 in Moscow, a man died from a lightning strike that hit a tree under which he was hiding from a downpour of three workers. Then one of them suffered extensive burns. The man died on the spot.