Lightning strike burns house down - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Lightning strike burns house down

Source: r. gregg Source: r. gregg
Source: Dustin Cole Source: Dustin Cole

IRMO, SC (WIS) - Lightning hit a house setting it on fire Sunday evening in Irmo.

Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins says crews were called to the Ashford sub-division around 6 Sunday night.  The house was fully engulfed in flames and is a total loss.

Jenkins says the fire caused $220,000 in damage to the home.

Nobody was hurt.

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