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Fire that damaged Mandeville home may have been caused by lightning

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MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) -

Lightning may have been the cause of a fire that damaged a home in Mandeville.

St. Tammany 4th District Fire Department spokesman Jason Koffman said the fire broke out Thursday afternoon at a home on Rue Beauvais in the Fountainbleu neighborhood. At one point, flames could be seen shooting through the roof. 

Koffman said lightning appear to be the culprit but the cause remains under investigation.

The fire is under control, and no one was injured.

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