Major Power outage reported at East Ridge High after power lines caught fire


EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (WDEF) – Hamilton County School Officials say that a major power outage was reported at East Ridge High School Monday morning.

A viewer sent us a picture of the power lines on fire.

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EPB officials and Hamilton County Department of Education maintenance personnel responded and power was restored.

School officials say all students are safe and have remained in their classrooms.

They will resume their regular schedule.

The power outage has affected the phone lines and the school was unable to receive calls when it happened.