News Sections
Highway Closing Now Open
Updated May 5, 2013 1:01 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(SPRINGVILLE) -- A tree fallen on top of a group of electrical wires closed highway 54 near Springville earlier this morning.

The tree reportedly fell at around 9:45 AM this morning.

Electrical crews were called to the scene where police officials had closed the highway.

The highway was reopened at around 12:30 PM.

So far, reports only indicate that the highway closing involved only a fallen tree.

Previous Article:
Posted: 11:22 AM
(SPRINGVILLE) - Highway 54 around the Springville area is closed at this time due to a fallen tree. The tree reportedly fell on top of a group of power lines at around 9:45 AM.

The electric company is in motion to repair the wires at this time. So far, all that county reports indicate is that the incident involved only a fallen tree.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2017 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback