House in Huber Heights struck by lightning

House on Pepper Drive in Huber Heights is struck by lightning during storms on March 20.

HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) -- A home is struck by lightning in Huber Heights. Fire crews were called to the house on Pepper Drive this afternoon (Mar. 20) after a person inside smelled smoke and called 911.

Crews said lightning hit the roof of the house, sparking a small fire in the attic. It also hit a water pipe which burst, causing water damage in the kitchen and the living room.

The person was not injured. Dayton Power & Light and Vectren were called to the home to shut off water, gas, and electricity as a precaution.

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