A La Follette home suffered damage when a tree landed on it around 2 am Thursday morning.
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Around 2 am Thursday morning, the predicted storm featuring winds of 60 MPH and higher blew through Campbell County. As a result, a few trees fell and there were some scattered power outages.
All power was restored by 7 am for LUB customers.
Trees were reported down on a portion of Eagle Bluff Road. Another tree fell over the Norris Freeway.
One person described the wind as “crazy” for about a good half hour from about 2 am to 2:30 am. It was a quick moving storm.
At 2am this morning, crews from Campbell County Rural Fire Service responded to a report of a tree on a home in La Follette. It was unknown if there were any injuries. However, upon arrival, crews found all occupants were safely out of the home with no injuries. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 04/09/2020-6AM-PHOTO COURTESY OF CAMPBELL COUNTY RURAL FIRE SERVICE ASSISTANT CHIEF DANIEL LAWSON)