Estimated damages are $1,950,000 after Charlotte home struck by lightning

  • Source: WFMY-TV CBS 2 Greensboro
  • Published: 07/18/2021 12:45 PM

A Ballantyne home was struck by lightning Saturday, according to the Charlotte Fire Department. No injuries were reported. It happened around 5:15 p.m. Saturday on Block Rudolph Dadey Drive. Over 60 firefighters were able to control the house fire in 80 minutes, according to the fire department. The three-story house was directly struck by lightning, according to the fire department; the two-alarm fire was a result of the lightning strike. The Charlotte Fire Department estimated damages at $1,950,000.


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