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State Highway 49 closed through Brownsville following Tuesday storm

August 30, 2018

Officers direct traffic in the rain at the intersection of State Highway 49 and County Highway Y on Tuesday. Highway 49 is closed through Brownsville due to a downed power line.

State Highway 49 is closed through Brownsville after a large power line fell across the highway during Tuesday afternoon’s storm. The highway may be closed for up to 24 hours as the power lines are repaired.

Drivers should follow detour signs. Eastbound, the detour route is County Highway Y to County Highway HH to State Highway 175. Westbound, the detour route is State Highway 175 to County Highway HH to County Road Y.

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