PORTLAND, Tenn. (WKRN) – A lightning strike near Oakmont Elementary School in Portland caused a power surge Wednesday afternoon.
It happened at the school located at 3323 TN-76 around 1:30 p.m. as a storm moved through the area.
The building was evacuated as a precaution after the school’s alarm started sounding.
No injuries were reported.
Additional information was not released.