KY house fire may have started with lightning strike

KY house fire may have started with lightning strike

LEBANON, KY (WAVE) - A house fire may have been sparked by a lightning strike in Marion County, KY on Tuesday night.

It happened around 8:15 p.m. in the 2400 block of St. Joe Road, near the Rolling Fork River, a few miles west of Lebanon.

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Emergency crews said the fire was intense, but everyone got out safely.

The National Weather Service confirmed there was a lot of lightning in the area at the time of the fire.

Marion County dispatchers said the home could be considered a total loss.

No firefighters were hurt.

We will update this story if we get more information.

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