Downed power lines shut down both directions of US Highway 75, also known as Central Expressway, at Forest Lane on Tuesday afternoon.
Utility company Oncor expects nearly all of the power across the Metroplex to be restored by the end of Monday. Roughly 14,000 outages remain across the Dallas area.
Lining up down the block, hundreds of Frisco homeowners came to get a peek at the proposal to build transmission lines through their neighborhood.
Storms that passed through Young County left behind some minor damage.
Some 600,000 households and businesses are without power because of then Hurricane, now Tropical Storm Isaac. To help those in need North Texas Oncor crews are stepping up to assist folks in Louisiana.
Home across North Texas are suffering power outages as a result of downed power lines Saturday.
When neighbors called Dallas police to report two people stealing copper wire from Martha Cruz’s Oak Cliff home, it was all a mix-up. But little did Cruz expect she’d be taken to jail.
Some Denton neighbors are upset with city hall over plans that would put new power lines close to their homes. The current power line runs near the East Oaks subdivision.
Thousands of homes and businesses have lost power after strong winds moved through the DFW area on Saturday and Sunday.
Officials are reviewing a project that could send a power line across a populated part of Denton.