A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is out for for much of northern and eastern Kentucky until 9 p.m. This is just east of the Lexington metro.
Fire investigators are looking into a house fire that they believe was caused by Thursday morning's lightning.
The fire destroyed a home in Lincoln County and damaged another one nearby.
The lightning strike also destroyed a water line that served the neighborhood.
The people living along Tanner Circle are now under a boil water advisory.
We'll keep you updated with the latest on this house fire on 27 NEWSFIRST @ five.