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Lightning Blamed For Several House Fires

Strong storms moved across DFW early Thursday morning. Heavy rain pounded parts of the Metroplex and lightning is being blamed for several house fires.

07/31/2014

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Fan Hospitalized After Lightning Strike At FC Dallas Match In Ohio

Lightning struck outside a soccer stadium before an MLS game, sending an off-duty firefighter who went into cardiac arrest to the hospital and forcing the postponement of the Columbus Crew’s game against FC Dallas.

06/30/2014

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House Fire Risks Can Be Reduced Without Spending A Lot Of Money

Besides rain and floods there’s another element to severe weather that’s proving to be costly — lightning. In Frisco, a lightning strike is being blamed for sparking a blaze that required four fire engines and a ladder truck to extinguish.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2014

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New App Created In Dallas Saves Lives In Storms

Instead of relying on the sounds or the sight of a thunderstorm, you can now rely on an app called, Pocket Perry.

04/24/2014

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Texas-TCU Game Delayed By Lightning

TCU’s home game against Texas is in a delay after officials sent players to the locker room late in the first half because of lightning in the area Saturday night.

10/26/2013

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Severe Storms Damage Aubrey Man’s Home

Residents in Denton County are cleaning up on Labor Day after some strong storms moved through the area late Sunday night and early Monday morning.

09/02/2013

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Lightning Suspected In 2 DFW House Fires

Firefighters in Tarrant County were kept busy on Sunday night. Lightning is suspected for starting two of the blazes at homes in Fort Worth and Colleyville.

09/02/2013

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3 Keller House Fires All Blamed On Lightning

Many residents in Keller were left scratching their heads in disbelief after a bizarre series of lightning strikes triggered a set of three house fires, all within four miles of each other.

08/12/2013

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Lightning Strike Destroys CBS 11 Photojournalist’s Home

Tuesday night’s storms may not have been considered severe by meteorologists, but don’t tell that to residents who have property damage or have lost everything.

CBS 11–08/15/2012

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2 Texas Men Killed When Lightning Strikes Tree

Two men have been killed and a third injured after they were struck by lightning during a thunderstorm in Houston.

07/16/2012

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Emily Jones Relives The Flash & Crash At The Ballpark

‘It’s coming soon you might want to get out of there..’ was the text that Fox Sports SW host Emily Jones got right before the lightning stuck Sunday night at Rangers Ballpark.

07/10/2012

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Lightning Sparks House Fires In Waxahachie

Lightning is being blamed for three house fires in Waxahachie. The fires started at about 7:00 p.m. on Monday night, just as storms starting rolling through the area.

07/10/2012

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