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Lightning Sparks Henrico County House Fire

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A fire sparked by a lightning strike damaged a home in Henrico County Wednesday evening.

Firefighters arrived to a home on Green Run Drive just before 8 p.m. after reports of heavy smoke coming from the roof of the home.

Crews were able to contain the fire to the roof and attic area.

No one was home at the time of the fire, and no one was injured. Two adults are displaced as a result of the blaze.

Firefighters determined a lightning strike was likely the cause of the fire.

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