Five people, including three members of a family, were injured after lightning struck a Delhi village on Wednesdaymorning, police said.

Kiran, 37, and her two sons Himanshu, 14, and Mohit, 12, suffered injuries along with Jaikishan, 40, and Shashi, 30, when lightning struck near a police post in Hiranke village in west Delhi’s Alipur area around 10 a.m.

Police said the injured were rushed to a hospital and are out of danger.

Heavy rain accompanied by thunder and lightning lashed Delhi on Wednesday morning.