Lightning postpones Mississippi Class 6A state championship game

Lightning postpones Mississippi Class 6A state championship game

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Lightning postpones Mississippi Class 6A state championship game

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According to multiple local reports, lightning struck a transformer in Starkville (Miss.) and brought the MHSAA Class 6A state championship game to an abrupt stop around 7:20 p.m. CT.

Mississippi State’s emergency Twitter account reported that MHSAA and MSU officials decided to resume the 6A Championship Game at 4 p.m. CT on Sunday.

The bleachers were cleared at about 7:30 p.m. CT. South Panola was leading 7-0 when the power went out at Davis Wade Stadium in Starkville.

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