Lightning kills man in Iran's West Azerbaijan province

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 5

By Umid Niayesh - Trend:

A shepherd was killed by a lightning strike in Iran's west Azerbaijan province.

The lightning hit the man in the Safaieh district of Khoy city last night, Davoud Agabalazadeh, the district's prefect said, Iran's IRNA news agency reported on August 5.

Agabalazadeh went on to add that heavy rainfall and hail which lasted for an hour last night has imposed severe damages to agricultural fields in the region.

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