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Voluntary and Mandatory Evacuations in Harris County

The Harris County Emergency Management Office has issued new voluntary and mandaroy evacuations for residence within the Barkers and Addicks area. More information can be found at ReadyHarris.org . HOUSTON – Under State law, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has issued a mandatory evacuation order for about 4,600 homes already flooded by water in west Houston. The limited mandatory evacuation has been issued ONLY for flooded homes in the following areas: From State Highway 6 east to South Gessner From Interstate Highway 10/Katy Freeway south to Briar Forest A map of the impacted area is below….

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Car Accident News 

4 Injured Horrific Accident: NW HOUSTON Hwy 249 @ Northpointe

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Two pickup drivers collided at an intersection along Highway 249 late Wednesday, sending four people to the hospital. Harris County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 249 at Northpoint around 10 p.m. A pickup traveling westbound hit the other pickup heading southbound, causing the struck pickup to wrap around a nearby pole. In all, three men were taken to the hospital in stable condition. A female was listed in serious condition. The investigation into who caused the crash continues. Provided by HURNews member: Andrew Rogers

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