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Photo by KRLD's Alan Scaia
Curt Lewis
April 24, 2019 - 6:42 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Oncor crews have whittled the North Texas power outages down to about 14,000, down from nearly 40,000 during the height of the storms last night. At the worst of it, Dallas and Tarrant counties had about 15,000 outages each. This morning, as of about 6:30 a.m. Dallas County...
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Curt Lewis
Curt Lewis
March 14, 2019 - 12:08 am
Ten-thousand Oncor customers remained in the dark as of midnight -- about 24 hours after ferocious winds began taking down power lines across North Texas. Crews spent all of Wednesday working on problems but there's still more to do. About 3000 of the outages were in Tarrant County with 2000 more...
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Photo by KRLD's Alan Scaia
February 22, 2019 - 6:23 am
Power is out for some Dallas residents after a crash took out some power lines a few blocks from Fair Park. The collision was just before 5:30 a.m. on Elsie Fay Heggins Street near Scyene. The crash damaged a power pole and downed power lines in the street. Oncor crews were called but that stretch...
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Photo by KRLD's Alan Scaia
November 23, 2018 - 9:06 am
Oncor Electric Delivery is sending 100 employees and contractors to California to help restore service after the wildfires. Fires in California knocked out power to thousands of people.
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Power line Repair
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November 23, 2018 - 2:52 am
While North Texas firefighters are returning from helping out in the California fire zones, Oncor workers are just saddling up. They've been asked to help by Pacific Gas & Electric. More than 100 Oncor employees and contractors left early Friday morning to assist in restoring the electricity in...
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Police
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October 30, 2018 - 1:37 am
By Curt Lewis, 1080 KRLD A woman has been jailed on drunk-driving charges after plowing into a Dallas police car last night. About 11 p.m. the car was blocking traffic on Skillman near Lake Highlands High School, protecting some Oncor workers. The officers working the scene were not hurt. They...
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