It's unclear whether lightning caused a home on FM 60 in Brazos County to catch fire.
Brazos County firefighters were dispatched around 5:50 Thursday evening to a house fire located off FM 60 West and Time Drive just before the Brazos River Bridge. It's unclear whether or not anyone was inside as smoke began to fill the home.
Thick smoke could be seen seeping through the metal roof of the home from FM 60 as firefighters began combing through the house.
The cause is unknown.