The incident took place on Friday 30th April 2021 as the man pastured sheep bought from Byangabo market.
It is said that lighting might have struck the man as he put his sheep to graze in the surroundings of their home.
The Acting Executive Secretary of Busongo sector, Kangabe Marie Claudine has said that the deceased has been taken to nearby hospital for postmortem.
“We have learnt that lighting struck Iradukunda dead around 3pm. Rwanda Investigation Bureau took his body to nearby hospital for postmortem,” she said.