Hallsville home damaged by lightning strike, fire
HALLSVILLE - A fire caused by lightning caused around $70,000 dollars in damage to a home in Hallsville on Friday morning, according to the Boone County Fire Protection District.
Assistant Chief Gale Blomenkamp said the lightning strike happened at around 4 a.m. at a home on Hudson Avenue. Three people got out safely, and no injuries were reported.
The fire was contained to the attic of the home.