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Lightning strike sparks a fire in an Ellerslie home

(Source: Ellerslie Fire Department) (Source: Ellerslie Fire Department)
(Source: Ellerslie Fire Department) (Source: Ellerslie Fire Department)
(Source: Ellerslie Fire Department) (Source: Ellerslie Fire Department)
ELLERSLIE, GA (WTVM) -

A lightning strike ignited a fire inside an Ellerslie home yesterday, June 3.

The Ellerslie Volunteer Fire Department tells News Leader 9 a crew was called to a home on Madison Way after a fire broke out in the attic following the lightning strike.

First responders from Waverly Hall were also dispatched to the house and were able to quickly extinguish the flames before they spread to other areas of the house.

Everyone inside the home was able to make it out with no injuries.

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