A small village in Kuresoi north are mourning after lightning killed 3 pupils and 50 others are nursing serious injuries. The pupils of Mkulima primary school in Kuresoi North are said to have been playing during afternoon games time when they were struck by lightning.
According to Nakuru Police Commander Stephen Matu who confirmed the incident, the injured pupils were taken to Kuresoi Health Center in critical condition. “It’s true 3 pupils died and 27 are in hospital after lightning strike while they were playing”, he said. The police commander said plans are underway to airlift the critical patients to Nakuru Level Five Hospital for specialized treatment.