Lightning kills boy

Bandera (Mindanao) - - News -

A 13-year-old boy was killed after he was struck by lightning on Wednesday afternoon as he and his classmates were gardening at the back of their school in Bato town, Leyte.

Richard Nabor, a Grade 7 student of Bato School of Fisheries, was declared dead on arrival at Leyte Baptist Hospital in Hilongos town, said Senior Insp. Emy Maceda, Bato police chief, in a phone interview.

Maceda said thunderstorms hit the town that day. —

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