In the aftermath of strong storms, lightning strike sparks Gaston County house fire

  • Source: WGHP-TV FOX 8 Winston-Salem
  • Published: 05/09/2024 02:34 PM

In the aftermath of strong storms, which left many without power and one person dead in Gaston County, a lightning strike sparked a house fire, according to the Cornelius-Lemley Fire Rescue. Firefighters say the lightning strike caused a garage to catch fire. The blaze was controlled in about 25 minutes. No one was in the home at the time. The Davidson Fire Department’s Station 1 and Huntersville Fire Department’s Station 2 also responded.


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