If you are playing outside, and you see lightning and hear thunder in the distance, you should find shelter immediately. If that is not possible, find the lowest valley in the area close to you. Escaping the rain from a storm under a tree is probably the worst thing you can do. It is better to get a little wet than seek shelter under a tree and get struck by lightning through the roots.
Be smart and be safe,
July Safety Tip: If you are playing outdoors and you see lightning or hear thunder, it’s time to go indoors.