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Lightning strikes apartment building causing fire

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Posted: Sun Jul 15 19:10:16 PDT 2018
Updated: Sun Jul 15 19:10:16 PDT 2018

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to catch fire. tupelo firefighters responded to boggan apartments in belden around 4pm today (sunday). this video was sent to us by a viewer as the fire was happening. fire marshal jason cross says no one was in the unit that was struck but there was extensive damage. 12 other units were evacuated but no injuries were reported. and in this picture sent to us by ben shows the hole left in the roof where the lightning struck the building. cross said the fire took about 45 minutes to
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