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A crew from TxDOT and city workers cleared the debris after employees with SWEPCO secured the electric lines.A large tree fell across Holbrook St. (Spur 423) near the railroad crossing on Thursday, July 17 around 1 p.m. during heavy rains. It snapped a power pole and took down power lines causing an outage for residences in the area.

A crew from TxDOT and city workers cleared the debris after employees with SWEPCO secured the electric lines. The roadway was reopened to traffic around 5 p.m. Franklin County received 4.39 inches of rain on Thursday, which is more than was received for the entire month of April.