Lightning Strike Destroys Augusta County Shed

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AUGUSTA COUNTY - A lightning strike sparked a fire in Augusta County that destroyed a storage shed Monday afternoon.

It happened around 5 p.m. near Waynesboro on Entry School Road. Thunderstorms were rolling through the area when the strike happened. Smoke from the fire could be seen for miles.

The shed caught fire and quickly went up in smoke. The owners say several appliances were lost to the fire. The building was destroyed.

The shed owners say they are okay.

Smoke Visible from Fire