MEHLVILLE, Mo. (KMOV)—Fire officials believe lightning is to blame for a fire that broke out inside a South County apartment complex Sunday night.
No injuries were reported when the fire started just after 9 p.m. at the Swiss Chalet Apartment in unincorporated South St. Louis County.
Lightning is believed to have struck the roof, where the most damage was done.
Mehlville Fire Department worked to quickly put out the flames.