Lightning sets home on fire in Egg Harbor Twp.

April 6, 2009 11:15:05 AM PDT
A home in Egg Harbor Township caught fire this morning after it was struck by lightning. The lightning hit the home around 11:30 in the 1300 block Old Zion Road in Egg Harbor's Bargaintown section.

Firefighters arrived quickly on the scene. It took them about 1/2 hour to bring the blaze under control.

The home sustained heavy damage from the flames, as well as water and smoke damage.

No one was home when the fire broke out and no firefighters were injured.

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