Lightning strike causes fire at Greenville home


GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) Greenville Fire Rescue says a lightning strike caught a home on fire Tuesday night.

Shortly after 8:30 pm crews were called to a home on Daventry Drive for a structure fire.

Crews arrived on scene and quickly extinguished the fire, containing it to the roof and attic.

All occupants were out when firefighters arrived and no injuries were reported.

After investigation, the fire was determined to have been caused by a lightning strike.