Lightning Starts Fire In A College Station Apartment Building

Screen shot from the College Station fire department's Twitter account @CSFDincidents.
Screen shot from the College Station fire department's Twitter account @CSFDincidents.

Lightning from a Tuesday night thunderstorm started a fire at a College Station apartment.

College Station fire department captain Stuart Marrs reports no one was hurt and no one was displaced at an apartment building on Balcones, west of Georgie K. Fitch Park.

The fire started in the eave of an apartment building and spread into the attic space.

The engine and ladder crews from CSFD station 2 extinguished the fire by attacking from the exterior and in the attic.