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Lightning causes fire in Schuylkill County home

One firefighter received minor injuries

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, Pa. - Lightning caused a fire that damaged a Schuylkill Haven home Wednesday afternoon.

Firefighters went to the house at 213 St. Peter St. at 4:39 p.m., according to Schuylkill Count Communications.

One firefighter suffered a minor injury while fighting the fire. Officials said the house was struck by lightning.


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