A lightning strike caused a brief power outage at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday night, and a plane struck by lightning after takeoff from the airport was forced to return, airport officials said.
Delta Flight 2432, bound for Seattle, landed safely at 8:08 p.m. local time, the officials said. No injuries were reported, an airport official said. The flight turned back only out of caution, authorities said. Passengers later boarded a different plane.