Downed power lines causing road closures throughout the area

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There were many reports of downed power lines and trees Sunday due to high winds

Rain flooding a street.

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(WKBN) – Due to severe weather, there were reports of downed wires and trees throughout the region Sunday.

There were reports of downed power lines in Boardman. The intersection of Glenwood Avenue and Wildwood Drive was closed. Boardman police and fire departments were blocking the road, and you could see a live wire sparking on the ground.

Youngstown Fire closed off Wendover Circle because of downed wires mixed in with downed trees.

The 500 block of Moherman on Youngstown’s west side was also reporting downed wires.

YSU police said telephone poles along Rayen Avenue came down in the street.

The traffic lights at the intersection of Tippecanoe and Shields roads in Canfield were out.

Mahoning County State Route 534 between U.S. 224 and SR 14 was closed due to downed power lines.

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