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Shannon Middle students evacuated due to blown transformer, no injuries

Shannon Middle School students are returning back to class after being evacuated due to a blown transformer.

Posted: Apr. 9, 2018 10:00 AM
Updated: Apr. 9, 2018 12:49 PM

SHANNON, Miss. (WTVA) - Shannon Middle School students are returning back to class after being evacuated due to a blown transformer.

Lee County School District spokesman Robert Byers says the transformer blew behind the school. The building did not catch fire.

The evacuation was a precautionary measure. No one was hurt.

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