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Lightning strike sparks house fire in Baton Rouge

6 years 11 months 3 days ago Saturday, March 25 2017 Mar 25, 2017 March 25, 2017 11:18 AM March 25, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A lightning strike sparked a small house fire in Baton Rouge Saturday morning.

According to the St. George Fire Department, firefighters were called to the 3800 block of Blecker Drive at 8:47 a.m.

Firefighters then discovered a fire in the attic of the home as the result of a lightning strike.

The fire was contained to the attic and the home suffered minor damage, according to St. George fire officials. No injuries were reported.

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