A 40-YEAR-OLD woman died after she was struck by lightning around 12 noon, on Tuesday, May 30, in Barangay Dos, Tuburan, Cebu.
Police identified the victim as Amelita Salida Bejasa, who succumbed to severe burns in her body.
Initial investigation showed the victim was hanging her cleaned laundry outside her house when she was hit by the lightning.
Relatives and neighbors rushed Bejasa to Tuburan District Hospital but she did not reach the hospital alive. (SunStar Cebu)