Lightning starts attic fire

Gwinnett firefighters responded to three reported lightning strikes on Saturday, only one of which resulted in a house fire.

The attic of a home at 3214 Kylee Dawn Circle in Lawrenceville caught fire and was quickly put out by firefighters after a reported lightning strike on Saturday afternoon.

The blaze caused minor to moderate damage to the attic of the home, which had the occupants inside it at the time of the incident. They escaped unharmed.