Residents in and around Collin County are being treated to a sight they haven’t seen in years. Lake Lavon is so full, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is releasing water from the lake to reduce flood risks.
A lightning strike on a Collin County power supply caused a water station to spill more than 650,000 gallons of raw sewage into Spring Creek — a tributary of Lake Ray Hubbard.
The North Texas Municipal Water District will vote Thursday on tighter restrictions that could limit watering to once every two weeks.
An accident in Collin County has left one worker dead and rescuers searching for another man. Initially, fire departments were called to the 200 block of Dumont Court, in Fairview, to rescue two unconscious utility workers.