Lightning reportedly causes house fire in Mt. Juliet

Posted at 9:40 PM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 23:42:46-04

MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WTVF) — Emergency crews responded to a fire after lightning hit a Mt. Juliet home.

Wilson County Emergency Management Agency officials say the callers said lightning hit the home and the fire started in the attic.

Firefighters responded to the home on the 200 block of Clearview Drive in Mt. Juliet.

The flames have since been put out.