The tragedy occurred on August 17 at Russia / Jamalo-Nenets / Aksarka in Cape Nyaruy-Salle. In the tent flew fireball that exploded inside. As a result, killed seven year old boy. Burns are the second and third degree received 12-year-old and 16-year-old girl. They were taken to the district hospital in Salekhard. Upon investigation verification initiated.
At this moment in the herder home were only three of his children and a dog. The dog immediately rushed to the fireball, but it exploded and tore the animal’s head.
From lightning and killed 7-year-old Timur. After the explosion, “ball lightning” split into several parts, and its fragments were injured reindeer herder’s daughter – 16-year-old Sophia and 12-year-old Sabrina.
Image from NASA satellite of this area 17.08.16