Lightning strike starts Hazelwood condo fire

HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI) - A lightning strike forces people out of a Hazelwood condo Saturday afternoon. It happened at a unit on Chapel Ridge drive around 4:30pm.

The fire department tells us the blaze from the strike was put out quickly, but not before leaving several units in the complex uninhabitable.

A grandmother and four children escaped the unit without injury.