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Lightning strike burns down horse barn | KRVN Radio

Lightning strike burns down horse barn

Lightning strike burns down horse barn
Courtesy/MGN. Lightning Strike.

YORK – A small out building in rural York caught fire after being struck by lightning in the early morning hours on Tuesday.

The York Fire Department responded to the fully engulfed horse barn on 1215 Road 12 near the Catholic Cemetery shortly before 7 a.m. Training Officer Tony Bestwick said the barn was burned to the ground and estimates the damage at $1,500. The fire was contained within two hours. No livestock or firefighters were injured.

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