Elementary school evacuated after heater catches fire


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Pennington Elementary School in Donelson was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after a heater caught fire.

It happened just before 3 p.m. when a heater inside a wall caught fire, sending smoke into the school.

Firefighters were called to the scene to ensure the scene was safe.

Students were allowed to reenter the building about 45 minutes later.

No one was injured.

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