Though initial reports suggested Murphy had been struck by lightning, it has since been theorised that he was most likely knocked out by debris from a tree which was hit. Speaking to RTE 1 over the weekend, the Irishman recalled how he was forced to take shelter under the tree after the weather suddenly took a turn for the worse. That was when I decided to walk from where I was over to the fan shop.
By Rebecca Goldfarb. Delaying action can lead to lightning strike injuries and fatalities, so take cover and get indoors or into a safe vehicle immediately. Need more convincing?
Posted: Thursday, June 4, am. Names of two other teen lightning victims known. The names of the two other lightening strike victims are Daniel Smith and Justin Adkins, both 17 years-old.
A year-old boy injured in a lightning strike on a beach in southern Israel remains in serious condition Wednesday, while the four other victims have shown signs of improvement, doctors at the Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon reported. Three other victims, all siblings of Asher Hazut injured in the lightning strike are currently listed in conditions ranging from moderate to light. The three siblings are aged 13, 17, and
One of two teenagers struck by lightning outside their Utah high school was discharged Tuesday from University Medical Center. Alexander Lambson, 17, however, will require skin grafts for burns covering about 15 percent of his body. School officials administered cardiopulmonary resuscitation to the teens after the lightning strike after classes Oct.
Asher Hazut and four of his family members were badly injured on Tuesday afternoon when lightning struck Zikim Beach near the city of Ashkelon where the family, from Be'er Sheva, had been enjoying the Sukkot break. Kippah worn by Asher Hazut who was struck by lightning. Gili Givati said Wednesday morning that there is still an immediate danger to his life.
The US pullback from northeastern Syria, essentially abandoning its Kurdish allies, has sparked deep concern in Israel, where there are growing fears that Iran could be emboldened by what appears to be an increasingly hands-off American policy in the region. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan firmly rules out any negotiations with Kurdish militants in Syria, saying their only option was to lay down arms and retreat. Several families of Palestinian detainees imprisoned by Saudi Arabia are holding a rare protest in Gaza and are calling on Riyadh to free them.
According to the National Weather Service, an average of 25 million lightning strikes are detected each year in the United States. And in addition to the danger of getting struck by lightning, parents should be aware of the dangers of house fires that are triggered by lightning strikes. The fact that getting hit by lightning is a rare event is often used by people to compare it other risks kids may face.
A visiting teen was struck by lightning Tuesday in Duluth while hail, strong winds and downpours battered much of the area into the evening. Duluth police said the boy, a year-old from Harris, Minn. He was transported by Gold Cross Ambulance to St.