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Lightning is the Cause of a Dothan House Fire

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A Lightning strike during severe storms Wednesday caused a housefire in Dothan.  Fire officials say a detached garage on Suggs Road caught fire following a lightning strike yesterday afternoon.  Part of the road and driveway to the home were flooded but fire crews had the blaze under control in about 20 minutes.  The homeowner was inside the house at the time of the fire, but no injuries were reported.