Lightning kills fisherman, who went spearfishing in Badian, Cebu

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/22/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 33-year-old fisherman, who went spearfishing on Saturday evening, May 21, 2022, was apparently hit by lightning and was found dead inside his boat off the waters of Barangay Zaragosa in Badian town…

Lightning strikes in Bago City: 10 farmworkers hurt

Carla Gomez 05/18/2022

BACOLOD CITY — Ten farm laborers loading sugarcane on a truck were injured when they were hit by lighting in Bago City, Negros Occidental, on Tuesday afternoon. Reports indicated that lightning struck at Purok Concordia in Barangay…

Lightning kills 2 men in Mandaue City

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/22/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two men died after they were reportedly struck by lightning in Barangay Umapad, Mandaue City, on Tuesday afternoon, June 22, 2021. This was confirmed by Nelson Rubio, Umapad village chief, who said that…

Woman, girl recount narrow escape from lightning strike

Benjie B. Talisic 11/16/2018

A woman and a female teenager were nearly struck by lightning during a thunderstorm in the late afternoon of Thursday, November 15, in Argao town in southern Cebu, about 68 kilometers from Cebu City. Janilyn Dunes, 35,…

Lightning kills Liloan fisherman

Norman V. Mendoza 10/14/2018

A fisherman died after he was reportedly struck by lightning while on the waters of Sitio Apro, Barangay Ibo, Lapu-Lapu City at around 8 p.m. on Saturday. Danilo Cagang, 42, was already dead when brought to the…

Another man dies after being hit by lightning in Toledo

Rene Alima 06/22/2018

Another man died after he was struck by lightning in Barangay Casoy, Toledo City on Thursday afternoon, June 21. The victim was identified as Fiel Abenoja Gelig from Barangay Cogon-Pardo, Cebu City. PO3 Roxan Enerio of Toledo…

Argao man hit by lightning dies, Pagasa: Bad weather to continue

Rene F. Alima and Fe Marie Dumaboc 06/20/2018

A MAN was killed when he was hit by lightning while watching TV on Tuesday afternoon in Sitio Luwak, Barangay Canbanua, Argao town in southern Cebu. PO3 Roy Repolidon of the Argao Police Station identified the victim…

Lightning strikes, kills Argao resident

Nestle L. Semilla 06/19/2018

A 42-year-old man died after he was struck by lightning at past 6 p.m. on Tuesday (June 19) inside his house in Argao, a southern town about 68 km from Cebu City. The victim was identified as…

Fisherman dies after being struck by lightning in Balamban

Rene Alima 05/22/2018

A fisherman died after he was struck by lightning in the shoreline of Balamban town, northwestern Cebu at around 3 p.m.on Monday (May 21). Po1 Benjie Mabunay of Balamban police station identified the fatality as Victor Sagrados…

Lightning strikes down elderly woman

Morexette Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 07/08/2017

AN elderly woman died after she was struck by lightning in Barangay Talisay in Sta. Fe town on Bantayan Island yesterday. Marina Necessario sustained severe burns as she died on the spot while her two sons Ranel…

Elderly woman dead after being hit by lightning

Morexette Erram 07/08/2017

An elderly woman died on the spot when she was struck by lightning at Barangay Pooc in Sta. Fe town of Bantayan Island at 10 am Saturday. The victim was identified as Marina Necessario, a 77-year-old resident…

Woman struck by lightning in Tuburan dies

Rene Alima 05/31/2017

  A 40-year-old woman died after she was struck by lightning in Barangay Poblacion Tuburan Cebu, northern town of Cebu, Tuesday noon. Police identified the fatality as Amelita Salida Bejasa, who sustained severe burns in her body.…

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.