Squirrel causes power outage forcing brief evacuation at Berkmar MS, HS | News
LILBURN, Ga. -- Berkmar High School and Berkmar Middle School were briefly evacuated Thursday morning after a power outage.
Text reports from the schools said the power was out and there was a smell of smoke.
According to Georgia Power, the outage was caused by a squirrel in their substation.
Gwinnett County school officials said the power was restored after about a half-hour and that students were able to return to class.