Lightning hits convent; nuns evacuated

August 10, 2009 4:20:35 AM PDT
An Aston convent had to be evacuated due to lightning.At around 7:00 p.m. Sunday night, lightning struck Our Lady of Angels convent on Convent Road in Aston, Pa., Delaware County.

The lightning bolt caused a power outage.

Firefighters arrived to the convent and evacuated the nuns.

Fire officials checked out the building and after no fire was seen, the nuns were allowed back in.


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