ALTAVISTA, Va. – A Campbell County home was hit by lightning Wednesday night, the National Weather Service reports.
Campbell County dispatch reported to the NWS that a home on Riverview Drive in Altavista was hit around 7:45 p.m.
No one was hurt.
In the last 60 years, we have averaged roughly one fatality per year due to lightning in Virginia. Virginia averages 300,000 strikes per year.