Lightning sparks house fire in Missouri City

July 1, 2009 8:19:24 AM PDT
Firefighters say lightning was to blame for a house fire in Missouri City.It happened late last night. Firefighters found a small fire inside one of the walls in the kitchen. The homeowner says he had just arrived home when the lightning hit.

Firefighters had to tear down a wall to reach the fire and then quickly put it out. The bolt burned some wires and broke a water pipe in the home. No one was hurt.

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