15 cows killed by lightning
Following yesterday’s news a man had been struck by lightning in Geneva – farmers in canton Sankt Gallen have discovered 15 of their cows have been killed by strikes.
The cows, owned by three different farmers, were found dead in a field 1,700 meters above sea level.
The deaths also leaves several calves without a mother.
The carcasses had to be helicoptered to an incinerator as they are no longer fit for human consumption.