Chalmette home goes up in flames, possible lightning strike

Chalmette home goes up in flames, possible lightning strike

CHALMETTE, LA (WVUE) - A fire damaged a Chalmette home early Friday morning.

The fire, which broke out in the 3500 block of Palmisano Boulevard around 1:40 a.m., is being investigated as a possible lightning strike.

No one was in the three-story home when the fire started. It was being renovated.

The fire was brought under control and the cause is still being investigated.

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