Yesterday in the Carpathian region in a thunderstorm hit 23-year-old tourist from the city of Dnipropetrovsk. A girl with a friend vacationing in the mountains. During the holiday it was struck by lightning.
It happened near Mount Haystack in Rakhiv district in Transcarpathia.
Two young tourists up the mountain, and then, as often happens in the Carpathian Mountains, suddenly the weather turned bad.
Realizing that the rain is about to begin, the tourists started to go down to the village. On the way they met two local shepherds — men and women — and together began to descend.
When it started to rain and hail, lightning struck. One electric shock just hit the young people of Dnepropetrovsk, as well as a shepherd.
From lightning girl received burns the back and legs, and lost consciousness.
Men were not injured. The girl was transported to a local hospital, where she heals burns, said UA-Reporter.com in UMNS in the Transcarpathian region.