By CBS Baltimore Staff

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Fire officials say a fire at an Annapolis apartment complex along Spa Road was caused by a lightning strike.

The three-story apartment complex in the 1000 block of Spa Road caught fire around 4 p.m. on June 25, 2020. Heavy fire was showing from the roof when firefighters arrived at the scene.

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It took firefighters an hour to place the fire under control.

A total of 37 residents were displaced and the Red Cross assisted them.

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The fire caused $1.3 million in damage.

CBS Baltimore Staff