Philippines: Lighting hits airplane, 9 people injured

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 8, 2011 10:10




A Philippine Airlines plane was struck by lightning late Saturday at Manila's international airport, injuring nine people, AP reported.

The nine people who stood under the plane during the storm suffered slight burns.

An airline spokeswoman said the Airbus 320 plane was not damaged by the lightning and that its crew and passengers were not hurt.


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