A powerful thunderstorm hit the American New Jersey

As a result of a thunderstorm in the Passeik District of the American state of New Jersey, one person was killed and five others were injured.

The 28-year-old man was killed as a result of the fall of the tree into which the lightning struck. Another five people with minor injuries were hospitalized.
Stormy weather was accompanied by a strong wind with gusts up to 48 km / h.

According to the National Meteorological Service, in the districts of Passeik and Bergen, trees were felled. In Rutherford the tree fell on the car.
In some places a small hail passed.