It wasn’t a severe thunderstorm that rolled in Friday evening but it did cause some damage thanks to Lightning strikes.
At around 8:35pm, a home in the Steelton area was struck by Lightning causing damage to a television set and blown fuse. Sault Fire Services and EMS were dispatched to a home on Andrew’s Terrace , the lone woman was not injured after being checked by paramedics.
At the same time, Fire Services were called to River Road for a grass fire started by a Lightning strike. The fire was extinguished within an hour.