Lightning causes house fire in Morrison
MORRISON, Colo. — A lightning bolt hit a house and ignited a fire that caused major damage to a house in Morrison Tuesday evening.
West Metro Fire Rescue battled the blaze at S. Cole Street and Purdue Ave. A spokesperson says lightning hit the front bedroom window of the house and started a fire in the bedroom.
It took crews 19 minutes to extinguish the flames.
They say it caused about $50,000 damage.
The homeowners were not there at the time. No one was hurt.