It’s really unfortunate that the person with the initial EK in Tsukabumi. He died after being struck by lightning in the field while playing football.
As reported by Detik Jaber, EK, 45, of Kebonpads, died of lightning in Tsukabumi. It took place in an amateur match, involving the Peppermi FC team against YGS FC.
EK, who is a member of Sukarja’s Peppermi FC team, was struck by lightning when the match went on for about 15 minutes. The player immediately fell.
Sisat Police Chief of Sukabumi City Resort, AKP Deden Suleiman, said the match was held at Sisat Korpri Stadium.
“At around 14.30 WIB, a friendly football match was held between Pepermi FC vs YGS FC, at the Korpri Sisat Stadium. After the match lasted for about 15 minutes, suddenly lightning struck and struck the victim until the victim collapsed. did not go.” Deden to detikJabar in Polsec. Sisat, Tsukabumi Regency, Saturday (13/8/2022).
The victim was taken to the hospital after being struck by lightning. However, his life could not be saved and eventually he breathed his last.
“The victim was taken to Betha Medica CSAT Hospital for medical assistance. Around 15.00 pm, the victim was declared brought dead by the hospital,” he said.
Deden explained that the committee had warned that the match should be postponed. But the appeal was ignored, until one player was finally struck by lightning.
“Earlier, the stadium manager and referee had warned them to postpone the match due to the sound of rain and sometimes lightning,” he said.
Recently, the family members of the victim have taken the body of the victim to the funeral home located in Sikaret village of Cabonpades district of Sukabumi Regency.