RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A home in Rankin County was struck by lightning and caught fire Wednesday morning.
Raymond Duke of the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department said it happened at a house on Greenfield Ridge Drive. The homeowner called 911 around 4:45 a.m. saying lightning hit the house.
The house caught fire.
Firefighters responded to the scene to put out flames.