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An early morning lightning strike Saturday caused extensive damage to this home overlooking Green Lake near the Green Lake Bible Camp on the 9200 block of Lake Avenue South, Spicer. The lighting split open this oak tree, blew out concrete and carved a 20-foot long trench on its path. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny

Thunder prompts fire call: Lightning strike ignites house fire on Green Lake


Editor's Note: This story has been updated to correctly identify the Green Lake Bible Camp in the story.

SPICER — An early-morning lightning strike ignited a fire that caused extensive damage to a house overlooking Green Lake ne


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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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