Burlington County Home Struck By Lightning, Catches Fire

MARLTON, N.J. (CBS) — A Burlington County home caught on fire after it was struck by lightning.

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Authorities say that fire and rescue crews responded to 15 Padock Road in Marlton around 2:30 p.m. after a family’s home was struck by lightning and caught on fire.

The fire was placed under control around 3 p.m.

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A woman was home at the time, but was not injured.

The family of four has been displaced because the house is now uninhabitable due to water damage.

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