An Asian driver was found dead in his car in Dasma area possibly because he was struck by lightning while using his mobile phone. His body has been referred to the Forensics Department for autopsy, reports Al-Seyassah daily.
According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about a dead Asian man inside a car in Dasma area, securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location and found the corpse. They checked his details to discover he is an Indian expatriate.
Preliminary investigations indicate the probability that he might have been struck by lightning when he used his mobile phone. His body has been referred to the Forensics Department for investigations on the exact cause of his death. A case has been registered.
Source: Arab Times