Contact Us
Norwalk Daily Voice serves Norwalk & Rowayton

Menu

Norwalk Daily Voice serves Norwalk & Rowayton

Nearby Towns

police & fire

Lightning Strike Sets Church Steeple On Fire In South Norwalk

Firefighters attack the blaze on the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ, 4 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, South Norwalk.
Firefighters attack the blaze on the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ, 4 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, South Norwalk. Photo Credit: Rick Riordan
Smoke and flames can be seen coming from the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ.
Smoke and flames can be seen coming from the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ. Photo Credit: Rick Riordan
Smoke can be seen coming from the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ after it was struck by lightning Saturday afternoon.
Smoke can be seen coming from the steeple at Little Zion Church of Christ after it was struck by lightning Saturday afternoon. Photo Credit: Rick Riordan

NORWALK, Conn. -- The steeple of a South Norwalk church was set on fire by a lightning strike during a thunderstorm Saturday afternoon, according to The Hour .

Five Norwalk Fire Department trucks responded to the fire at the Little Zion Church of Christ, 4 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, the Hour said.

Deputy Fire Chief Ed Prescott said the small blaze was knocked down, and that a bathroom and staircase sustained water damage.

Read the full story here at The Hour website.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Norwalk Daily Voice!

Serves Norwalk & Rowayton

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.