Officials in Polk County were called to a fire late Friday night, and into Saturday morning.
According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, the Oklee Fire Department, and Oklee Ambulance were dispatched to rural Chester Township at around midnight for a report of a Quonset fire. Authorities say the fire was started by a lightning strike on the northwest corner of the Quonset. The fire was extinguished without any damage to the Quonset. The Quonset suffered minor damage due to the lightning strike itself. No one was near the Quonset.
No injuries were reported.