Lightning destroys home

SAUCIER, MS (WLOX) - Harrison County Fire Marshal Pat Sullivan told WLOX News all indicators point to a lightning strike being the cause of a fire in Saucier on Wednesday afternoon.

The fire broke out in a trailer home on Palmer Creek Drive. There was one person inside the home when the fire started, but no one was injured.

There was visible damage to the roof. Volunteer firefighters quickly got the fire under control.

Sullivan said while structure is in tact, the home is most likely a total loss.

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