Elderly couple escapes house fire uninjured

Elderly couple escapes house fire uninjured

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Lightning may have sparked a house fire in the Dolemite neighborhood of Birmingham.

The call came in just after 7 p.m. in the 1400 block of Edwards Street. Officials say an elderly couple was home at the time but they made it out of the house OK.

A neighbor says they heard a loud boom before the fire started. Fire crews continue their investiation into the cause of the fire.

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