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Lightning strikes cause death and injuries in Europe

Lightning strikes in several European countries have killed one man and caused serious injuries as summer storms hit across the Continent.

The man was killed in southern Poland as he was hit by lightning while descending a mountain.

In Paris, a birthday party in Parc Monceau was struck, injuring 11 people, eight of them children.

Three people were seriously hurt at a youth football match in Germany.

Andy Moore reports.

  • 29 May 2016
  • From the section Europe
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