MOSCOW, July 7 — RIA Novosti. Kostroma resident was killed on Wednesday by lightning during a storm, said on Thursday the Investigative Committee of Russia.
According to preliminary data, the three men were in the field at the Kuban River in the Kostroma region area when a storm began. Men took refuge from the rain under a tree, in which is struck by lightning. One of the men fell.
"Assuming that the victim is unconscious, the men took him by car to the city and called an ambulance, but doctors pronounced him dead victim," — said in a statement.
Now into the death of a man held preliminary examination.