Lightning kills five including three children in Begusarai
Bhagwanpur police station SHO Dipak Kumar said the incident occurred at Raghunandanpur village under Bhagwanpur police station when they were playing under a tree.
Five persons including three children were killed today in two separate incidents of lightning strikes in Bihar's Begusarai and Kaimur district, police said. In the first incident, three minor boys were killed when lightning struck them in Begusarai district.
The deceased have been identified as Dataram Kumar (11), Shubham Kumar (10) and Anand Kumar(10), Kumar said adding that villagers took all the three injured children to a nearby hospital where doctors declared them "brought dead".
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