Lakewood,NJ A family in New Jersey says a lightning strike sparked a fire in their house when storms rolled through the area Monday morning.
Firefighters responded to the home at 11 Remon Lane in Lakewood and extinguished the fire after 9 AM.
The homeowner smelled smoke at 4 am after a lightening strike but didn’t think much of it.
The owner said the situation could have been much worse and considers everything a big miracle.
WABC news Meteorologist Jeff Smith has the story in the video above.