House basement struck by lightning, on fire
A house basement reportedly caught fire after being struck by lightning at 9977 Seward Road in Alexander.
Alexander and Town of Batavia fire departments are responding.
UPDATE 12:42 p.m.: Darien and East Pembroke fire departments are called to the scene.
UPDATE 12:50 p.m.: The Alexander fire chief says other units can respond in non-emergency mode.
UPDATE 1:27 p.m.: Darien is clearing the scene. Apparently, the fire is out.
UPDATE 1:28 p.m.: All units back in service.