Littleton Fire Department
Quick action by South Metro and Littleton firefighters kept a house fire from spreading out of control.
Firefighters rushed Thursday afternoon to a home in Highlands Ranch that was completely engulfed in flames.
A lightning bolt hit a home in Arapahoe County on Thursday, sparking a fire and startling five people who were playing cards inside.
Nearly three dozen firefighters quickly extinguished a fire at a home in Centennial that was caused by lightning at about 2:50 p.m. Thursday.