Northwest Florida

Lightning possibly to blame for Navarre Beach house fire

NAVARRE BEACH, Fla. (WKRG) - A possible lightning strike may have caused a fire at a home on Navarre Beach on Tuesday.

Firefighters responded to a home on Gulf Blvd. at around 3:00 p.m.

When units arrived, flames could be seen on the second floor.

A bedroom and a storage room were damaged, but no one was inside at the time of the fire, according to Navarre Beach Fire Rescue.

Neighbors told firefighters that lightning started the fire.

The damage to the home is estimated at around $10,000.


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