Updated:MOORESVILLE, N.C. —
Firefighters in Mooresville spent an hour fighting a fire on Water Oak Drive Friday afternoon.
At 4:22 p.m., Mooresville Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 159 Water Oak Dr. When they arrived, they saw heavy smoke and fire coming out of the attic of a two-story house.
Everyone inside was able to escape unhurt.
Firefighters said a lightning strike caused the fire.
The American Red Cross is helping the family.