300 Wild Reindeer Killed by Lightning Strike In Norway

300 Wild Reindeer Killed by Lightning Strike In Norway 300 Wild Reindeer Killed by Lightning Strike In Norway

A lightning strike has killed more than 300 wild reindeer in Norway, in what officials described as an unusually large natural disaster.

Aerial footage shows reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The footage was released by the Norwegian Environment Agency, which said 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves.

It is the second time this month that a large group of animals has been killed by lightning. On 25 August, 38 sheep died after they were hit by lightning in the Indian district of Kanchipuram.

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