Lightning Strike Sparks LaGrange Fire

LaGrange, Ind. (WOWO): A lightning strike in LaGrange County ravages a home.

Around 12:30 the flash of lightning ignited the fire at a home on County Road 00 East-West that's south of the town of LaGrange.

The home owners noticed the flames on the roof about a half hour later.

According to LaGrange County dispatch, It took crews from seven fire departments about five hours to bring it under control. No injuries were reported.

Two other fire departments were on standby.