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Dallas Bay house struck by lightning

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- A house in the Dallas Bay area was struck by lightning Tuesday morning as severe storms moved throughout the Tennessee Valley.

An emergency call was made to 911 at 11:41 a.m. to report a fire at 1838 Cotter Lane.

The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded to the address were able to contain the fire to the one wall in the house.

Chief Marcus Fritts of the Dallas Bay VFD reported lightning struck the house and came through an electrical outlet inside the home.

No injuries were reported. Damages are listed at $5,000.

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