Lightning has struck dead a 27 year old woman of Siakabizi village in chief Sipatunyana’s area of Kalomo district,
Police sources confirmed the development to Zanis in Kalomo after receiving a report from the area and have since rushed to the scene.
The incident is reported to have occurred around 20 hours yesterday when Njenene Sibbokolo, 27 was struck with lightning leaving her house goods charred.
By press time the remains of the deceased are still lying in the village awaiting police decision before burial.
Some parts of Kalomo district yesterday evening experienced rains characterised by thunderstorms and lightning.
And in another development, thieves last night broke into the Kalomo district administration offices stealing valuable office equipment worth thousands of Kwachas.
Among the office items reported to have been stolen include, a Canon photocopier, HP Monitor, HP Compaq CPU, an office chair and a microwave oven all belonging to the district administration in Kalomo.
District accountant, Nathan Mweene values the stolen property at K38, 400.00 and by press time, no suspect has been picked in connection with the break in.