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Lightning blamed for Union County house fire

Lightning is being blamed for a house fire in Union County.

Posted: Aug 21, 2019 9:35 PM
Updated: Aug 22, 2019 10:31 AM

KEOWNVILLE, Miss (WTVA) - Lightning is being blamed for a house fire in Union County.

Firefighters responded to the home on Highway 30 East near County Road 152 in the Keownville area, said County EMA Director Kurt Clayton. 

Two teenagers were there at the time of the lightning strike.

No one was injured.

Clayton said the home is considered a possible total loss.

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