Clearwater fire crews extinguish house fire
Clearwater Fire & Rescue crews were able to keep a fire that was possibly started by lightning contained to the attic of a home this afternoon. Crews were called 820 Woodside Drive at 4:20 p.m. as thunderstorms hit the Clearwater area with heavy rain, high winds and frequent lightning. The two people inside the house when the fire broke out got out safely, and no injuries were reported. Firefighters had to saw open a portion of the attic on the south side of the house to get to the blaze.