25 July 2015
Seven members of the same family, including four minors, were killed by lightning late yesterday in the state of Guanajuato in central Mexico, local authorities announced. The victims are “four minors and three women who worked in the fields”, in Inside Kua located in a mountainous region near the city of Querétaro, the civil service protection announced. The children were aged 3, 5, 9 and 14 years old and the women were 19, 32 and 44 years old. Two people, an 8 year-old-boy and a 26 year-old-woman were also injured. The mountainous region where the tragedy unfolded hit by a severe storm yesterday afternoon, authorities explained.