About 24,000 people are killed by lightning strikes around the world each year?
Video footage has emerged of the terrifying moment a Peruvian soccer player is hit by lightning, knocking him to the ground in a cloud of smoke.
A MELBOURNE former professional soccer player has reportedly been killed by lightning while surfing in Bali.
At least 65 people were killed by lightning strikes and thunderstorms in the north Indian states of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, authorities said.
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) _ Lightning killed 11 members of a Congolese soccer team and injured dozens more people during a weekend match, the Congolese news agency reported.
Lightning on WN Network delivers the latest Videos and Editable pages for News & Events, including Entertainment, Music, Sports, Science and more, Sign up and share your playlists.
Europe and Africa are only separated by 14.3 km (8.9 mi) of ocean and there are talks of creating the longest bridge ever.
By 29 August 2016. ... More than 300 wild reindeer were killed after being struck by lightning in Norway, in what government officials say was an unusually deadly event.
England football team's touching tribute to boy, 9, killed by lightning strike.
Lightning strike kills young lifeguard in the US. ... A young lifeguard was killed and seven other people, including three other lifeguards, were injured when lightning struck a Jersey Shore beach on Monday ...