FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – Someone left their popcorn in the microwave for a little too long at Franklin High School on Friday.
Authorities responded to the school for “a reported haze” around 11:30 a.m.
The Franklin Police Department said the school was evacuated while first responders investigated.
About 5 minutes later, the department announced the haze was just due to burnt popcorn in the microwave.
“When it comes to kids’ safety, we leave nothing to chance,” police said.