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Family displaced after lightning strike sparks house fire in Forest

A family is displaced after a lightning strike sparked a fire in Forest
A family is displaced after a lightning strike sparked a fire in Forest (Forest Volunteer Fire Department)

A family has been displaced after a lightning strike sparked a house fire in Bedford County, according to the Forest Volunteer Fire Department.

Officials said the fire on Winewood Road in Forest started just after 1 a.m.

No injuries have been reported and the fire is still under investigation.

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