South East Wales

Lightning strike starts Cardiff house fire

Firefighters were called to house fire in Cardiff after the property was struck by lightning.

No-one was in the house in Church Road, Whitchurch, at the time of the ground-floor blaze at 2358 BST on Friday.

Two fire engines from Whitchurch and Ely attended.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service also said there are no further grass fires following overnight rain.

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