Lighting hits Who fan's home

Brian Cady brianinatlanta2001 at
Fri Jun 6 13:42:36 CDT 2008

Anyone know this guy?

From Wisconsin News:

Fire forces Mayville couple out of 40-year residence

MAYVILLE — "You're supposed to have the barbecue outside," a friend joked as he entered the house Leonard and Alice Krutke have called home for 40 years.

Standing among the ruins of a recently renovated living room, Leonard Krutke was able to crack a smile. A lightning-induced fire may have taken away most of his possessions Thursday morning, but it couldn't touch his sense of humor...

...Just minutes after good-naturedly welcoming his wise-cracking friend, tears welled in Leonard's eyes as he looked around the room. Blackened walls, charred remnants of furniture and pictures and a lost collection of guitars and recording equipment looked back at him. An expensive 1952 Fender Telecaster, a favorite of Who guitarist Pete Townshend, has likely played its last riff...

 -Brian in Atlanta
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