Wednesday afternoon's bad weather may have played a role in a fire that destroyed a home outside of Abbeville.
Shortly after 5:00pm firemen from the Meaux-Nunez Volunteer Fire Department were called out to a blaze on Bamboo Rd.
Fire officials say by the time they arrived the building was already fully engulfed.
As for a cause fire officials say bystanderstold them it was struck by lightning, but they are still investigating.
Fortunately the house was abandoned at the time and there were no injuries.