Be Careful In Storms — Lightning is Out There

Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

A few days ago three people were killed and four critically hurt in a lightning strike in Lafayette Square.

This kind of multiple fatality is rare, but it is almost always caused by the same thing.

Kids, never shelter from lightning under a lone tree.

If the tree is the highest thing in the area and is struck, the electricity goes out…



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Jennifer R. Povey

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