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Fire in Highlands possibly caused by lightning; family safe

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Just as crew initially put out the fire, flames popped up all over again. Just as crew initially put out the fire, flames popped up all over again.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Fire crews were still on the scene of a house fire Saturday night that was believed to have been sparked by lightning.

The house along Hill Road in the Highlands caught fire around 9:00 Saturday night. A family of four and a dog lived in the home but escaped with no injuries.

It appeared that most of the damage was to the attic and upper floors. Just as crews initially put out the fire, flames popped up all over again.

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