Storms roll through Tuesday, and lightning strikes a home in Town of Salem

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TOWN OF SALEM (WITI) — Town of Salem Fire officials on Tuesday, August 26th responded to a home for a report of a lightning strike.

Fire officials say lightning struck the top of a home on 91st Street in the Town of Salem.

Crews had to delay their response to the home due to bad weather rolling through the area. Once they were able to get onto the roof, the fire resulting from the lightning strike was brought under control.

It is unclear whether anyone was injured.

The extent of the damage is unknown at this time.

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