4 individuals have been in crucial situation Thursday night time after they have been apparently struck by lightning in a park simply north of the White Home, officers stated.
Vito Maggiolo, a spokesman for the D.C. Fireplace and Emergency Medical Companies Division, stated that round 6:50 p.m., two males and two girls have been in Lafayette Sq., throughout Pennsylvania Avenue from the White Home, when lightning struck of their “speedy neighborhood.”
Secret Service brokers and United States Park Cops have been close by and instantly helped render support, Mr. Maggiolo stated. The 4 have been taken to close by hospitals.
“The power to right away present lifesaving care is crucial to the result,” Mr. Maggiolo stated.
The 4 have been apparently standing close to timber within the seven-acre park when the lightning struck, he stated.
Supply: NY Times