Thunderstorms have caused damage across France

Thunderstorms: Houses Struck by Lightning, Flooded Roads, … Damage Throughout France

On Saturday 9th June, 2018, nearly 40 departments were placed on orange alert for severe storms and thunderstorms. Between heavy rains and lightning, the sky did damage. Close to lightning throughout France Saturday 9th June, 2018. At the end of the day, 35 departments, from Normandy to Brittany through the south of the country, were placed […]

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House struck by lightning near Fougères

Thunderstorms: A House, Struck by Lightning, In Flames near Fougères

Thunderstorms and rains sweep the country of Fougères again this Saturday, June 9th. At Coglès, a house caught fire after being struck by lightning. From  Brittany to  Normandy , via the  Pays de la Loire , Météo France has placed 24 departments in orange alert for thunderstorms . Storms and rain sweep the Ille-et-Vilaine including the country of Fougères  this Saturday, June 9 . At the Portes du Coglais ( Coglès) , at a place […]

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In Saint-Bihy a house is struck by lightning

Brittany: In Saint-Bihy, a House Catches Fire Because of the Storm

Saturday 9th June, 20 firefighters were called to Saint-Bihy for a house fire triggered by lightning. A house caught fire on Saturday 9th June in Saint-Bihy . An electrical transformer struck by lightning is believed to be behind the incident. The four occupants of the house went out before help arrived. The damage is only material. 20 firefighters Four emergency centres were mobilized on the intervention that began at […]

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In Langrune-sur-Mer near Caen, lightning has damaged a large part of the roof and the floor

Lightning Strikes a House Near Caen: “The Roof Exploded! “

On the night of Monday 4th to Tuesday 5th June 2018, lightning struck a house in Langrune-sur-Mer near Caen.The damage is massive From Monday 4th to Tuesday 5th June 2018, lightning struck a house on rue des Tulipes in Langrune-sur-Mer (Calvados). An alert for violent storms had been launched All water pipes exploded The occupant’s sister […]

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Lightning struck a house in Normandy, Saturday, April 21, a woman of 48 years was seriously injured.

Storms in Normandy: Lightning Hits a House, a 48-year-old Woman Seriously Injured

Lightning hits a house in Ménil-Broût (Orne) Saturday around 8.30pm. A 48-year-old woman was seriously injured. Three other people were taken to the hospital. The lightning has struck on a house and a wife of 48 years was seriously injured . The facts occurred in the Orne, Saturday 21st April at 8.30pm. Fire in the attic The storms were announced in the evening in Normandy and […]

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At a festival at Meurthe-et-Moselle, lightning truck injuring 15 people

Meurthe-et-Moselle: Lightning Strikes a Festival, 15 Injured, 2 Serious

Fifteen people were injured by lightning two seriously on Saturday afternoon in Azerailles, Meurthe-et-Moselle where the 6th edition of the Musique du Vieux Canal festival was being held. “The lightning struck at several places during the music festival of Musique du Vieux Canal in Azerailles” south of Nancy. The stormy episode occurred at about 16 pm and took the public “by […]

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A woman of 51 years died struck by lightning in Charente-Maritime.

Charente-Maritime: A Woman of 51 Years Dies Struck by Lightning

A Woman in her fifties died after being struck by lightning on Friday morning on a beach in the island of Oléron (Charente-Maritime). She had gone fishing on foot. A woman was struck by lightning on Friday morning on the island of Oléron.  On holiday she was with a party who were fishing with her husband on […]

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A teenager has been struck by lightning in the Vienne region of France

Teen Struck by Lightning: A 15 Year Old in a very Poor State

Ten teenagers and their instructor were injured by lightning on Monday 7th August, in the early evening at a recreation center in Vienne. A 15 year old was on Monday night in a “very serious condition”. A youth group was hit Monday night by lightning at a recreation center of Lathus-Saint-Rémy (Vienne), about sixty kilometers south-east […]

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