Lightning Strikes Home, Starts Fire

POSTED: 4:57 PM Jun 23 2012
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A lightning strike started a small fire Saturday at a Craven County home.

It happened on the 100 block of Cherry Branch Drive, near Harlowe, according to fire officials.

Fire crews got the call at about 3:45 p.m.

Officials say the fire was contained to the attic.

No one was hurt.