Gulfport firefighters work on a home in the 3100 block of Kimberly Drive in Gulfport on Sunday afternoon. A lightning strike caused an attic fire while the homeowner was away, and neighbors called the fire department.
Gulfport firefighters work on a home in the 3100 block of Kimberly Drive in Gulfport on Sunday afternoon. A lightning strike caused an attic fire while the homeowner was away, and neighbors called the fire department. Chris Henderson Gulfport Fire Department
Gulfport firefighters work on a home in the 3100 block of Kimberly Drive in Gulfport on Sunday afternoon. A lightning strike caused an attic fire while the homeowner was away, and neighbors called the fire department. Chris Henderson Gulfport Fire Department

Lightning strikes Gulfport home, ignites attic

July 10, 2016 6:50 PM

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