|Published : 20 Sep 2016, 12:09:57|
Lighting strike kills three of a family
Three members of a family were killed by lightning strike at Magantinagar Pochatona village in Madhupur upazila of Tangail district on Tuesday.
The victims were identified as Misila Hajong, 45, and his two sons - Jorg Simsang, 10, and Lotan Simsang, 8, according to a news agency report.
Shafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Madhupur Police Station, said a streak of thunderbolt struck the trio while they were sleeping at their house around 8:30am, leaving them dead on the spot.