Lightning kills 11 people – level 1
This news is from Colombia. One morning, lightning strikes a small village. It kills eleven people. It injures many people.
A helicopter comes to this village. It moves injured people to hospital. Smaller accidents like this happened in the past. This one, however, is very serious.
Difficult words: lightning (when there’s electricity between a cloud and the ground), strike (hit), serious (bad).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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