OKLAHOMA CITY – Firefighters say a lightning strike may to be blame for a fire at a northwest Oklahoma City home.
Crews responded to the area near NW 42nd and Walker just before 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Two adults were out of the home when crews arrived, according to the Oklahoma City Fire Department. They were evaluated for possible smoke inhalation but will not be taken to the hospital.
Fire officials say a cat is missing.
A lightning strike “may have caused this fire,” the OKCFD says.
Firefighters assisted two adults out of the home upon arrival. They have been evaluated for possible smoke inhalation, but they will not be transported to the hospital. One cat is missing. Firefighters believe a lightning strike may have caused this fire. BF 10:25 am. pic.twitter.com/QUIGiHOwaG
— Oklahoma City Fire (@OKCFD) April 30, 2019
Damage estimates are unknown at this time.