A young man along with 14 cows died in a lightning strike at Ishwardi upazila in Pabna district on Tuesday evening.

The dead was Sajib Hossain, 25, son of Alhaj Pramanik, a resident of Kamalpur village of the upazila.

Locals said Sajib was returning home from Kamalpur Char of Padma in the evening along with 41 cows. A lightning struck on him, and he died on the spot along with 14 cows.

Ishwardi Police Station officer-in-charge Arbinda Sarkar confirmed the matter.