ARTICLES RELATING TO LIGHTNING

Boy killed by lightning in KwaZulu-Natal

2014-01-16 11:10

A boy was killed and his sister injured when they were struck by lightning in Richmond.

Video captures shocking moment

2012-10-01 10:13

A Russian driver's dashboard camera captured a lighting strike on a Toyota Land Cruiser. VIDEO!

Lightning strikes Cape Town house

2011-06-17 10:09

A Cape Town family is picking up the pieces, after lightning caused extensive damage to their house earlier this week.

No lightning damage to shuttle

2009-07-12 18:10

Experts have discovered no damage to the space shuttle Endeavour or its electrical systems after a lightning storm postponed the launch to Sunday, Nasa says.

 

Lightning safety tips

2011-11-09 00:00

South Africa has one of the highest lightning ground strike densities in the world, and every year in summer rainfall areas lives are lost to this underrated natural hazard.

'We are giving them support'

2010-11-27 19:13

The KwaZulu-Natal disaster management unit is visiting the families of seven people who died, including a two-year-old girl, in Pongola when the marquee they were in was struck by lightning.

Ocean search for Air France jet

2009-06-02 07:07

Two Brazilian aircraft have been sweeping a remote part of the Atlantic Ocean where an Air France plane mysteriously disappeared, officials say.

 
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