Two residents of San Fabian in Dagupan City have died after being struck by lightning on Monday, June 8.
San Fabian police identified the victims as Fernando Guntang, 20 and Jeric Soriano, 25. The two were with friends when the tragic accident happened. Witnesses narrate that Soriano placed his mobile phone in his pocket when lightning struck him and Guntang, who was sitting just right beside him.
Both victims were rushed to Region 1 Medical Center in Dagupan City but were declared dead on arrival.