In the Kurgan region the fisherman killed by lightning

© AP Photo / Gene BlevinsМолния. Archival photoIn the Kurgan region the fisherman killed by lightning© AP Photo / Gene Blevins

The man in the Kurgan region killed, by lightning, returning from fishing, the investigation checks, said Friday the investigative Department of the TFR in the region.

According to investigators, July 12, at about 16.35 (14.35 GMT) the villagers Bags Polovinskaya district of Kurgan region on the road found the body of a man with thermal burns, including in the head.

«During preliminary investigation it was established that the man was returning home from a fishing trip. According to the preliminary version, the death of the man was caused by a lightning strike,» — said in the message.

On this fact the investigating authorities of the TFR in the region being tested, which is by results judicial-medical examination have established the cause of death of men and all the circumstances of the incident, said the investigation.