TRAGEDY: One killed, four others injured after being struck by lightning


One person died, while four others were injured after they were struck by lightning at Hippo Valley Mill in Chiredzi this Sunday.

According to a police report, the deceased, Herbert Mukwetura aged 21 of Chishamiso village was on his way to work at Tongaat Hullets Hippo Valley Mill with four of his colleagues.

The five were struck by a bolt of lightning upon reaching the flyover point at the mill.

They were taken to Hippo Valley Medical Centre where Mukwetura was pronounced dead on arrival.


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