Yorkshire news House struck by lightning during ferocious storm in Yorkshire MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - Much of Yorkshire was hit by a storm yesterday evening
Breaking News ! A house in Haxby, North Yorkshire, had to be evacuated last night after it was hit by lightning during a storm. North Yorkshire Police attended the address with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service. They said no one had suffered any injuries but that nearby residents had been asked to avoid the area to allow the emergency services to deal with the lightning strike. In a tweet, North Yorkshire Police said: " @NYorksPolice and @NorthYorksFire are currently in attendance at a property in #Haxby which has been struck by lightning.
. Local residents are advised to stay clear of the area to allow emergency services to deal." Photos posted on social media show lightning striking the house, as much of Yorkshire was hit by a short storm yesterday evening.
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