Lightning kills man in Iran's East Azerbaijan province

Photo: Lightning kills man in Iran's East Azerbaijan province / Iran

Baku, Azerbaijan, May 19

By Umid Niayesh - Trend:

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

The lightning hit a 24-year old shepherd in Bozgush mountain near Miyaneh city last night, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on May 19.

Iranian media outlets reported that the country's meteorological organization earlier had warned about possible thunderstorms in the region.

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