Utility Lines Blown Down In Mt. Sterling

The strong winds took down power lines along a main road in Montgomery County Wednesday night.

Around twenty utility poles were taken down by high winds US 460 in between Mt. Sterling and Camargo. Police say several cars were stranded along the roads due to the downed live wires. They were rescued without incident.

Power is also out to some areas utility crews try move the lines off the roadway. The road is expected to be shutdown for several hours tonight.

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