Home in Cocoa struck by lightning, authorities say

Room upstairs suffered charring, but no other damage suffered at house, authorities say

Contributed photo/Mark Schollmeyer (Brevard County Fire Rescue)

A home in Cocoa was struck by lightning on Saturday, according to Brevard County Fire Rescue.

Authorities said they found some charring in one of the rooms in the upstairs portion of the home as a result of the strike, but there was no other damage.

Power was secured and the property was turned back over to the homeowner, authorities said.