Media reported about the death of the adviser of the head of the Ministry of health from a lightning strike in Crimea

Genoese fortress in Sudak

Advisor to the Minister of health of Russia Igor Lansky died from a lightning strike in the Crimean Sudak. On Sunday, August 20, reports

It is noted that in the evening of 18 August in the city was a severe thunderstorm, during which who was at the Maiden tower of the Genoese fortress of the Muscovite took out his mobile phone to answer the call. At this point in lightning.

Into place there arrived physicians who recorded the traces of a lightning strike and was pronounced dead. “The victim received injuries incompatible with life”, — told the newspaper in a press-service of EMERCOM in the Republic of Crimea.

According to the newspaper, the deceased was the adviser to the head of the Ministry Lansky.

On the death of the official, it was announced on 19 August. “The Ministry of health of the Russian Federation regret to announce that yesterday (August 18) tragically passed away the Minister’s Advisor Igor L. Lansky,” — said on the Agency’s website. They added that the official farewell will be held on Tuesday, August 22, at the troyekurovskoye cemetery at 13:00.