27 February 2013

Angola: Electric Discharge Kills Five in Cubal Municipality

Cubal — Five people died and six were injured following an electric discharge caused by rains, on Tuesday, in Cubal Municipality, Benguela Province, Angop has learnt.

Among the victims were three children aged between seven to 13 years. The injured peopleare receiving medical treatment at the Municipal hospital.

The local administration has already provided the coffins, as well as organised the collective burial ceremony.

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