OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – The investigation continues into a lightning strike that led to a fire at the Daviess County Fire Department.
It happened just before 7 p.m. Tuesday at the station on Highway 54, just east of Owensboro.
Firefighters said sparks started coming out of electric boxes after it happened, and a fire started in the attic.
Firefighters started putting it out and were helped by three other departments.
State fire marshals are expected to investigate the incident.
This story was originally published on July 3, 2019.