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Lightning Strike Downs Power Lines, Sparking Fire

The incident happened on Main Street

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    Lightning Strike Downs Power Lines, Sparking Fire

    A lightning strike in Upton, Massachusetts, knocked down power lines Tuesday morning, sparking a fence fire. (Published Tuesday, June 21, 2016)

    A lightning strike in Upton, Massachusetts, knocked down power lines Tuesday morning, sparking a fence fire.

    The incident happened on Main Street.

    Firefighters were able to put out the fire without incident.

    Roads in the area are back open.

    Lightning also struck a home in Raynham Tuesday morning.

    The incident happened at a home at 191 South St.

    All occupants got out of the home safely.

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