Lightning causes apartment fire

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Lightning is to blame for an apartment fire in Dewitt, Iowa.

Two units, located at 4th and 11th streets, have water and fire damage.

The fire started at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Dewitt and Grand Mound fire crews had it out in about 20 minutes, according to Dewitt’s fire chief.

No one was hurt.

The Red Cross is assisting three residents who’ve been displaced.

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