Illawarra Newsroom

Wollongong emergency services called to a possible lightning strike

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It's believed a lightning strike may have started a fire close to homes in West Wollongong.

It happened around 7.15 during last night's storm.. sending smoke billowing from bush alight at the rear of homes on Euroka Street.

Multiple fire trucks and police were called to the scene.

There's been no reports of injuries or any serious damage.

Photos thanks to Molly Buikstra.

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