Lightning strikes 3 Kazungula juveniles to death

By Staff Reporter

Three juveniles in Kazungula, Southern Province were on Tuesday struck to death by lighting while one survived.

Southern Province Police Commissioner Diamond Likashi confirmed the death of the juveniles saying the incident happened in Kazungula’s Chief Sikute, Silimbana village.

“Four juveniles were struck by a lightening which claimed 3 lives. The deceased are Charity Mutema 8 years, Mirriam Mabenga 7 years and Chipango Mendai 3 years,” said Likashi

He mentioned that Winnie aged 14 escaped death and was since rushed to Livingstone Central Hospital while the bodies of the deceased are in Livingstone Batoka Mortuary.