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Trees, power lines down

September 11, 2017--7:03 p.m.

Staff reports

Limbs are down on Ward Mountain Road, impacting travel.

A tree and power lines are down at Blacks Bluff Road and George Road near the Alabama State Line.

Power is out in the area and the road is blocked.  

Harmony Road is shut down northbound about a quarter of a mile from Holcomb Road due to a tree that has fallen.

A county police unit has been dispatched to Pleasant Hope Road to prevent vehicles from turning onto Harmony.

A big tree is blocking Big Texas Valley Road in the 1600 block.  The road is impassable. 

Trees and limbs were also reported down on Huffacker Road near Fouche Gap, Old River Road, East Hermitage Road, and several other areas in the county.

Police, fire and citizens with chainsaws took care of most of them.