Owensboro church rebuilding after lightning strike

OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - First Christian Church is rising from the ashes after lightning burned it down in 2013.

Church officials say construction began three weeks ago on the new building.

Right now, crews are excavating the site and will be pouring the foundation soon.

A house near the property has already been torn down for more parking spots.

The church is expected to be completed next year.

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