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Lightning ignites Loudoun County house fires

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Lightning from last night's storms is believed to have sparked several house fires in Loudoun County.

Flames broke out at a home on Wildrose Court in Ashburn just after 10 p.m. Wednesday night.

Authorities say the fire caused about $40,000 in damage, but no injuries were reported.

A short while later, another fire was reported on Summer Breeze Court in Sterling. 

No further details were immediately available.

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