On Sunday, January 15 , an unusual lightning struck and killed six people at a funeral in Binga District, Zimbabwe.
File photo of lightening strike
Zim news reports that the shocking accident also left many at the burial injured with severe burns at a funeral. The people were said to taken shield from the heavy rain under a tree when a bolt of lightning struck, killing six people on the spot.
Speaking about the tragic incident, Chief Siachilaba from Binga said that they died while attending his late sister’s funeral at her homestead when the tragedy struck. He said when it started raining, some of the people attending the funeral took shelter under the tree which was later struck by lightning.