Colorado Springs

Lightning strike causes fire at COS home, people evacuated

COLORADO SPRINGS - A lightning strike caused an attic fire at a Colorado Springs home on Thursday. 

The two people who live inside the home located in the 3600 block of Saddle Rock Road were evacuated. 

CSFD told KRDO NewsChannel 13 that the fire was contained to the attic and quickly extinguished. 

The homeowner said that he was notified by a neighbor that smoke was coming out of his roof. That's when he called the Fire Department. 

No injuries were reported. 


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