Lightning sets Millbrook home on fire

MILLBROOK, AL (WSFA) - A Millbrook home suffered fire damage during Friday's severe weather.

The front of the home looks as if nothing has happened, but from the back yard a huge hole can be seen in the roof.

Located on Dafodil Court in Millbrook's Grandview Pine community, the home was struck by lightning around 2:10pm and immediately erupted into flames.

Firefighters rushed to the scene and quickly brought the blaze under control.

The homeowner was inside the house at the time of the fire, but was not injured.