Fire department: Eastlake house fire caused by lightning strike

EASTLAKE, Ohio - A lightning strike is being blamed for a house fire in  Eastlake Saturday.

Fire officials say they were called out around 2 pm to  St. Lawrence Boulevard. No one was injured in the fire, but the road was closed for some time while they fought to contain  it. The road re-opened at 5:30 pm.

Fox 8 meteorologist Jenn Harcher confirms that there  were lightning strikes in that area between 1:30 and 2 pm.