Lightning Starts House Fire
Gainesville, Florida -- Matt Davis' wife and younger son were home Friday afternoon, when a neighbor knocked on their door alerting them their roof was on fire.
Davis says his wife was painting in the kitchen when she heard the thunder and then saw a flash of light.
First responders managed to save most of the house and their property.
Davis says he's grateful for all the help they've been getting.
Most of the fire damage happened in the kitchen.
The home is undergoing renovations which will take between three to six months.
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