Lightning strikes cause multiple house fires in Darke Co.

Published: Sunday, November 05, 2017 @ 9:01 PM

Lightning strikes are to blame for at least two house fires in Darke County Sunday evening, according to dispatchers.

Firefighters remain at the scene of a now extinguished fire in the 2200 block of McFeeley Petry Road. 

Crews were sent to an additional fire caused by a lightning strike in on White Springs Road earlier this evening, according to dispatchers. 

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Dispatchers said no injuries are reported in either fire, with the scene on McFeeley Petry Road being the more severe of the two fires. A third fire under invest

We continue to monitor this report.

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