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LILBURN, Ga. -- Two adults and five children were able to escape a house fire in Lilburn without injury on Wednesday night.

Fire crews arrived at the scene on the 1900 block of Lake Lucerne Drivearound 9 p.m.

Officials say the fire was caused by a lightning strike during a thunderstorm that moved through the area.

According to reports, "heavy fire" was showing when crews arrived on the scene.

Crews were able to quicklyextinguishthe fire. The home sustained damage on the upstairs level.