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Trees down on roads across DeKalb County

According to the sheriff's office, several trees are down on roads and firefighters are working to get the roadways clear.

Posted: Oct 29, 2020 5:09 AM
Updated: Oct 29, 2020 6:14 AM

As Hurricane Zeta's remnants move through North Alabama early Thursday morning, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office reports several trees are down on roads across the county. 

According to the sheriff's office, a tree is down on I-59 near Hammondville. They said more continue to fall and firefighters are working to clear the roadways.  

As of 4:00 a.m., Alabama Power reports 494,000 people are without power across the state.

While the worst of Zeta will remain just to our southeast, areas east of I-65 could still see very heavy rain and gusty winds through 8 a.m. Thursday morning.

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USE CAUTION: If you have to be on the roads this morning, us extreme caution! There are trees down on the roadways...

Posted by DeKalb County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, October 29, 2020
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