OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – A lightning strike is to blame for a southeast Oklahoma City house fire, officials say.
Around 12:15 a.m. on Friday, two people inside a home near S.E. 89th and Choctaw Rd. heard a loud crash and started smelling smoke.
Fire officials say the two self-evacuated and waited for firefighters to arrive.
Crews extinguished the fire around 1 a.m., and say a lightning strike is what sparked the fire.
Damage estimates are not yet available.
There were no injuries.