Power outages and closed roads across the South Plains - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

12/24/09

Power outages and closed roads across the South Plains

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Blizzard like conditions across the South Plains causes power outages and roads to be closed.

There have been reports of a power outage on the north side of Lubbock near the Clovis Highway. There have also been reports of a power outage on west 34th Street.

The Garza County Sheriff's Office reports that northbound traffic on U.S. Highway 84 is completely shut down, three miles south of Post, due to jack-knifed 18-wheelers. Authorities advise drivers to stay out of the area and not to travel if you don't  have to.

NewsChannel 11 is continuing to keep an eye on the weather and the roads and will bring you the latest information as it becomes available.

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