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Fire Crews: House fire started by lightning strike

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Multiple fire crews are on the scene of home struck by lightning.  It happened at a home in the 600 block of College Street in Iowa City.  Crews believe the fire started in the attic after the lightning strike.  

Firefighters weren't able to get inside, and are currently flowing water into holes in the roof from the burning.  Nobody in the home was injured.  One firefighter was taken to the hospital for observation.

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