Lightning strikes Bloomington apartment, starts fire
Lightning struck a Bloomington apartment Thursday night, starting a small fire, authorities said.
Bloomington Fire said it happened in the 9300 block of Collegeview Road, which is where Poplar Bridge Apartments is located.
The fire was contained to a small area of the attic, according to the department.
Fortunately, nobody was injured.
Apartment building struck by lightning on the 93XX block of Collegeville Road. Fire contained to a small area of the attic. No injuries. pic.twitter.com/ykCyDBTxlv— Bloomington Fire (@BFD_MN) June 19, 2020