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Video. The roof of a house in Hampshire has been completely destroyed by a fire after it was struck by lightning. Around 45 firefighters were tackling the roof blaze at the property in Shirrell Heath.
Hampshire Fire and Rescue were on scene during last night's thunderstorms and say they are still investigating.
We spoke to the homeowner, Allan Burgess.
The roof of this house in Shirrell Heath was struck by lightning last night.
Forty-six firefighters attended the fire that was caused by the bolt of lightning.
The fire service were called just before 8:30pm.
Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service say the roof has been 100% damaged.
Last night's lightning storm as filmed by our colleague Nathan Brasher, above ITV Meridian studios at Whiteley, Hampshire. If you have any pictures or video of the storm that we can use in our programme tonight - or online - please email it to the News Editor, Adam Clark - at email@example.com