Stefan Petrovski


Age: 18

Australian goalkeeper with the Malaysian second-tier football club Melaka United who was one of two soccer players admitted to hospital in critical condition after being struck by lightning while playing in Malaysia during a training session on April 5, 2016 and who had remained on life support in intensive care for most of the past month, in which a second player identified as 21-year-old defender Muhd Afiq Azuan was also struck by a lightning bolt in the freak training incident but had regained consciousness and was able to be stabilized.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained after being struck by lightning

Born: June 2, 1997

Died: May 1, 2016

Malacca, Malaysia