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Tewksbury Home Struck by Lightning During Thursday Night Storm

Firefighters were on scene for about 20 minutes following the strike.

Photo Courtesy of Josh Nichols
Photo Courtesy of Josh Nichols
A late night Thursday storm's impact was felt in Tewksbury as lightning struck a home just off of Main Street.

Just before 11 p.m. as rains poured down, thunder rumbled and lightning lit up the sky, the Tewksbury Fire Department was called to 91 Secor Way for a report of a house struck by lightning.

Reports indicated that firefighters responded and found light smoke but no fire at the home.

As a result, crews were only on scene for about 20 minutes before turning the incident over to the Electrical Inspector.

Did your home suffer any damage during Thursday's storm? Email photos to matthew.schooley@patch.com.

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