Two Houses In Takoma Park Struck By Lightning


Fire due to lightning strike at Takoma Park Home on Larch Ave, courtesy of MCFRSPIO Pete Piringer

Two homes in Takoma Park were struck by lightning during the severe weather that passed through the area last night.
One home was on the 7200 block of Holly Avenue and the other was on the 900 block of Larch Avenue.

Two families have been displaced, but there were no injuries to the residents.

Photos of the homes, courtesy of MCFRSPIO Pete Piringer, can be seen below.

Recent Stories

In June, the Washington Wizards traded three-time All-Star Bradley Beal to the Phoenix Suns for Chris Paul, Landry Shamet, a handful of second-round picks, and multiple pick swaps. In September,…

Update: SB Columbia Pike (US29) at Blackburn Rd reopened from earlier traffic incident, except for two blocked right lanes. Expect residual delays.

Per MCPD: “A 16-year-old from Gaithersburg has been arrested in possession of a stolen vehicle with a loaded firearm. 

The Fillmore Silver Spring has just announced that actor/comedian Pete Davidson will be performing at the venue in less than two weeks.


Subscribe to our mailing list