Lightning strikes Burrillville home

Lightning struck a house in Burrillville, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. (WJAR)

Lightning struck a home in Burrillville as a line strong thunderstorms pushed through Southern New England.

Fire officials said the house on Church Street in Pascoag was struck by lightning at about 6 p.m. Tuesday.

A woman and her son were inside at the time, but they were not hurt.

The bolt hit a TV antenna, damaged the chimney and traveled down to the electrical panel.

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