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March 05, 2015
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Posted: Thursday, May 29th 2014 at 4:02pm

Afternoon storms down some trees in Banks County

By Staff
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HOMER - Afternoon thunderstorms that rolled through Banks County Thursday afternoon downed some trees.

According to Banks County emergency dispatchers, trees and overhead wire were down at Charity Road off of Highway 51 North.

There were also reports of a tree and wires down on Historic Homer Highway near Bellamy Street.

Dispatchers also reported downed trees and/or limbs on Highway 326 at the Jackson County Line and Highway 323 near Turner Drive.

Banks County EMA and 911 Director Deidra Moore said her department had received no reports of injury or property damage as of 4PM.

Trees and power lines are down on 326 at the Jackson County line, and the roadway is closed. DOT is en route to the scene.
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