In a terrible development, 3 young children died after being struck by lightning on Tuesday afternoon. The three Early Childhood Development (ECD) pupils were walking back home from school when they fell victim to the storm which produced the lightning.
National broadcaster ZBC reports that a fourth child survived the lightning strike but was injured. He has since been ferried to Ruwa Rehabilitation Hospital for treatment and recovery.
The horrible incident was confirmed by Goromonzi District Civil Protection Department Chairperson Prisca Dube.
All four children were pupils at Rusike Primary School in Goromonzi.