There were other players not far from him at that moment.
At the Siliwangi stadium in Indonesia, lightning struck one of the players during the match; he did not survive.
According to TV Azteca, the incident occurred in the city of Bandung on Saturday, February 10. Amateur footballer Septian Raharaj’s team arrived there to play a local club. It is noted that the sky was cloudy that day, but there was no rain.
A video was published online showing the moment of a lightning strike – this happened in the second half of the game. Raharaja fell immediately after the hit, and other players rushed to him. The man was taken to the hospital, but did not survive.
Deadly lightning strikes: latest news
As reported, last summer a man and a child were killed by a lightning strike on Hoverla. Another person was handed over to doctors in a state of shock.
In the Kiev region, lightning struck a private residential building and a fire started on the spot. And in the Poltava region, a lightning strike hit a kayak in which a teenager was located. A 16-year-old boy fell into the water and died.
Let us also recall how in the Kyiv region, due to a lightning strike, an explosive device detonated – the explosion destroyed a bridge over the Irpen River. One death and two injuries were reported.