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Lightning strike damages water, gas lines in Floyds Knobs

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A flame can be seen burning in the grass on the right hand side of the photo. (Source: Shawn Wright) A flame can be seen burning in the grass on the right hand side of the photo. (Source: Shawn Wright)

FLOYD COUNTY, IN (WAVE) - A lightning strike took out water and gas lines in Floyds Knobs, IN on Saturday.

WAVE 3 News viewer Shawn Wright sent in video from Fairway Drive showing the damage the lightning caused to the ground. A flame can be seen burning on the grass.

A water company spokesperson said some houses lost water service and one home lost natural gas.

Repairs to the water lines were expected to be made by Saturday night.

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