Published: Jul 04, 2010 1:53 AM EDT
Updated: Jul 03, 2010 10:53 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Fire tore through a home in southeast Cape Coral on Saturday night.

The fire broke out at a home on the 3700 block of SE 17th Place.  Cape Coral firefighters say nobody was inside the single-story home when it caught fire in the attic.  Firefighters say lightning may be to blame for sparking the fire.  The home is considered a total loss.