Shocking video of four men in India being struck by lightning while sheltering from a storm under a tree.
The freaky incident happened in Gurugram, Northern India. The four horticultural workers at the Vatika Signature Villas complex took shelter under a tree but unfortunately the tree was struck by lightning. In the video you can see their four bodies crumpling to the ground.
The shocking video is a stark reminder that you should never shelter under a tree when there is a thunderstorm.
According to press reports the four workers suffered severe burns but thankfully they did all survive.
The incident happened on March 13th 2021.
According to India’s National Crime Records Bureau in its 2018 lightning strikes have killed more than 2,000 people every year since 2005.