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Power outages, flooded roads reported in the Heartland

Due to storms Saturday night, dozens remain without power in Stoddard County.
Due to storms Saturday night, dozens remain without power in Stoddard County.
Published: Jul. 11, 2021 at 6:24 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 12, 2021 at 9:59 AM CDT
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(KFVS) - Severe weather downed power lines and caused flash flooding on Saturday, July 10.

Due to the storms there were reports of power outages and water over highways.

Power outages

According to Ameren Missouri, there are currently 190 customers without power in Stoddard County, as of 10:00 a.m. Monday.

Flooded roads:

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet all the highways that were closed due to flash flooding are now back open to traffic.

KY 855 in Crittenden County, at the 5mm north of Frances between KY 70 and U.S. 60, was the last to reopen.

KYTC said KY 855 at Doan Springs Creek in Crittenden County can take a day or two for waters to recede as it drains into a sinkhole downstream.

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