Lightning blamed for fire in Topeka mobile home park

Lightning (KSN File Photo)

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Saturday afternoon the Topeka Fire Department responded to a fire at Coachlight Village, a mobile home park.

When crews arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames coming from the mobile home.

After putting out the fire, crews found no one was inside.

A preliminary investigation determines the fire was caused by a lighting strike.

The total estimated loss is valued at $17,000.