Lightning strike starts fire in Isanti County

Lightning strike starts fire in Isanti County Photo: Isanti County Sheriff's Office

April 11, 2019 08:16 PM

Amid the snowstorm Thursday, a lightning strike started a fire in Isanti County.

The Isanti County Sheriff's Office said it happened about 4:30 p.m.


"So, it's a blizzard out there and out of nowhere, BOOM! Lightning strikes, starting a shed on fire," the department said in a social media post.

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