According to a police source, the group of children celebrating a birthday when it started to rain. “To shelter, they took refuge under a tree” , explained on site Karen Taieb, Advisor of Paris. The injured children are aged 7 to 14 years.
“An emergency cell medicopsychological establishment” adds the prefecture, which calls families only, contact SAMU (15) or to visit the Necker hospital.
A violent storm made landfall in mid-afternoon on Paris, who was not among the areas placed in orange alert Météo-France – involving “dangerous phenomena”, which was initiated in the regions Midi-Pyrénées and Auvergne, and Aude, Corrèze, Dordogne, the Loire, the Lot-et-Garonne, the Pyrénées Atlantiques and the Rhone.
the Paris region has it, was placed on yellow alert. This implies “usual phenomena in the dangerous region but occasionally and locally” .
In Germany, 35 injured after lightning struck a field football
the lightning has struck, Saturday, May 28, on a football field in western Germany at the end of a match between children , making 35 wounded, three seriously injured among the adults present, reports the German news agency DPA.
the accident occurred at Hoppstädten in the federal State Rhineland-Palatinate, according to DPA, which quoting the police. Lightning struck especially the match referee, taken to hospital urgently.