Lightning kills fisherman in Pangasinan

/ 12:05 PM September 10, 2019

DAGUPAN CITY –– A 42-year-old fisherman from Agno town in Pangasinan province died after he was struck by lightning on Monday afternoon, police said.

Investigators said Christopher Nomil from Boboy village was catching fish in the municipal water when the lightning struck.


Police said they had coordinated with the Nomil’s family for the medico-legal examination.

The victim’s body was immediately brought home. Yolanda Sotelo /lzb


Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: fisherman, Lightning, Local news, Pangasinan
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.