Structure fire on Myrtle Street in Westbrook


WESTBROOK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Westbrook Fire Department said there's a fire at 40 Myrtle Street.

Officials said it is in a 2nd floor bedroom.

We have a crew on the way.


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Lightning hits two homes in Gorham


GORHAM, Maine

(NEWS CENTER) -- Gorham Fire Chief Bob Lefebvre confirmed that two homes on Main Street were hit by lightning.

The strikes occurred around 1:00 p.m. at 305 and 308 Main Street. There wasn't a lot of damage to the homes, but a woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.