A broken 3-phase pole was part of the damage done by the May 31 storm along I-55 north of Farmersville.
Linemen from Adams Electric Cooperative prepare to install a new pole along Goby Avenue, just west of I-55
A barn near Waggoner was torn apart by the May 31 storm.
Straight-line winds snapped the 3-phase poles, but the electric wires were undamaged.
New poles are ready to be set on Auburn Road, where more rain fell Thursday night and Friday morning.
RECC Director John Beatty’s grain bins and elevator leg were destroyed by 70-mph winds on May 30
Three poles were replaced on Caruthers Road west of Lowder on Thursday night
- Ameren had several transmssion poles broken off along Hwy 104 next to RECC’s Lowder substation, and had the highway blocked for a period on Thursday night.