Children injured in lightning strike discharged from hospital

George Allen.
George Allen.

Two children injured in a lightning strike at a Lisburn primary school last week have been discharged from hospital.

Georgia Allen, 7, and her five-year-old brother Geordie were injured along with their father George as he collected them from

Killowen Primary School.

Mr Allen, 37, remains in intensive care in the Ulster Hospital.

After the lightning strike staff at the school used a defibrillator on Mr Allen after the incident, and he was resuscitated at the scene.