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Road Closures Due to Power Lines Down

Heavy snows have led to a number of power outages in the county. MidAmerican reports that over 1,500 people without power in Marion County. Pella Cooperative Electric reports that approximately 300 accounts without power in Warren, Marion, and Jasper Counties. Most of the outages are near Pleasantville and Killduff. Pella Cooperative electric says call 800-619-1040 to report an outage, and that consumers throughout the area my experience lights flickering as the snow melts. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has reported a number of road closings due to lines down in the county.

Here is a full list of closings as of shortly before noon.

20th and Perry
400th block of G40
60th and Filmore
60th and Gear
600 and 700 block of Vermont
50th and Story
28th and Lisbon
800 block of G40
1300 Story
75th and G40
Nevada and S45
42nd and Quebec

These roads will be opened as they are cleared by power companies and first responders.