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Pole catches fire after lightning strikes

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(COURTESY: Darren Goebel) (COURTESY: Darren Goebel)

Lightning struck a pole in Vanderburgh County, causing it to catch fire.

It happened around 7 p.m. on Sunday at Boonville-New Harmony Road and Highway 65.

The fire spread to the ground around the pole.

German Township responded to put the fire out.

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