PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Firefighters in Portsmouth responded to a house fire in the city that reportedly started because of a lightning strike.
According to the Portsmouth Fire Department, the fire was in the 4300 block of Winchester Drive. Officials also said the call came in from dispatch around 5 p.m. Saturday and smoke could be seen coming from the roof when they arrived on-scene.
The fire has been put out fully.
No injuries have been reported and it is unknown if anyone was displaced by the fire.