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Lightning Strike Sparks Shed Fire in Luzerne County
NEWPORT TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- The stormy weather is causing more problems like a fire in Luzerne County. A shed was hit by lightning on Third Street in Newport Township as storms passed just before 11 p.m. on Tuesday. The flames scorched the structure and melted siding on a nearby home. An elderly man and his dog were home at the time.