Many accidents were reported from various parts of the island in the recent past caused by lightning activities.
During this year 20 individuals had died due to being struck by lightning while 13 individuals had died in the month of April alone due to lightning activities.
A house at Weedapola in Hadugala of the Walasmulla Divisional Secretariat region too was struck by lightning at 7 last night.
A 14 year old girl sustained injuries from this incident while the house too was damaged severely.
Our area correspondent stated that the girl is currently obtaining treatment at the Mawarala Hospital.