Apparent Lightning Strike Leads to Fire, Destroying Villa Hills Home
Fire destroyed a home in a Villa Hills neighborhood overnight Friday.
It may have been caused by a lightning strike.
Multiple fire departments from surrounding communities responded to the 900 block of Northoak Drive just before 3 a.m. Friday to find the home completely engulfed in flames.
Video from the scene of a fully involved house fire in the 900 block of North Oak Dr in Villa Hills. Lightening strike is the suspected cause. No occupant were reported to be home at the time of the fire. pic.twitter.com/L6V8LZP6q2— Cincinnati News (@CinciNews) August 17, 2018
It appears to be a total loss.
No one was home at the time of the fire.
One media report indicated that the family is out of town.
This story will be updated when more information is known.