Three adults and four children, including a newborn, were injured as a result of a lightning strike in Węgliniec (Lower Silesia). Police, fire brigade and emergency medical teams work on site. There is no information about fatalities. We received the first information on Contact 24.
Seven people were in the park, in such a communal place, and were struck by lightning. The police, four emergency medical teams and four fire teams work on site. Our actions are supportive – said the officer on duty from the County Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Zgorzelec. We received the first information about the event on Contact 24.
Thunder Strike. Affected children, including the newborn
The duty officer noted that there are children among those struck by lightning. “Among these people were three adults, three children and a newborn,” she said. She added that there were no fatalities. – It is up to the emergency medical teams operating on the spot to decide whether the injured will be transported to the hospital – she said.
Przemysław Ratajczyk, a junior aspirant from the press team of the Provincial Police Headquarters in Wrocław, said that the report to the police in this case was received at around 5 PM.
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