The PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta, United States was canceled after six observers were harmed because of lightning strikes on Saturday August 24.
The miserable occurrence happened after a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship was struck by lightning which broke the bark right to the base. The harmed exploited people incorporate four grown-ups and one female adolescent who had looked for haven underneath the tree after the PGA Tour occasion was suspended for around 30 minutes in light of tempests in the region.
“One strike happened close to the upkeep region, while another struck a tree close to the sixteenth tee. Flotsam and jetsam from that strike harmed six individuals” the coordinators said in an announcement.
The five people were shipped to region emergency clinics subsequent to being treated by paramedics while one was dealt with and discharged nearby. The wounds did not have all the earmarks of being dangerous, the announcement included.
The PGA Tour Championship which got suspended for the day after the lightning strike, will continue at 8 a.m on Sunday August 25.
Here are more photographs from the area of the occurrence beneath;