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Lightening strike damages Kingsport home

Lightening damaged a Kingsport home Friday evening as storms rolled through the Tri-Cities region.

The Kingsport Fire Department responded to the call around 7 p.m. Friday night.

The Barhan family were home entertaining friends who had stopped by to visit their newborn baby girl when the lightening struck.

The strike hit the ground just outside the home and then traveled through the basement blowing out a part of a wall and a door frame.

There Barhan's smelled smoke and then called 911.

There were no injuries reported.

 

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