DENVER — A Denver man has died after being struck by lightning whereas mountaineering on a Colorado peak.
The Denver Post critiques the 36-year-old man died whereas his 37-year-old wife sustained non-life threatening accidents Sunday on Bear Peak.
Officials did not launch their names.
Officials say a reputation was made to 911 spherical 1 p.m. notifying authorities the particular person was unconscious and by no means, respiration and passerby had begun CPR.
Rescue personnel arrived and positioned the injured couple a few quarter-mile up from the Bear Creek trailhead 37 miles northwest of Denver.
Officials say the particular person was airlifted to a hospital, the place he was later pronounced ineffective.
Authorities say a preliminary investigation on the scene immediate the particular person acquired a direct lightning strike to his larger physique.