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Texas County named disaster area

Source: KFDA NewsChannel 10 Source: KFDA NewsChannel 10

TEXAS COUNTY, OK (KFDA) - Texas County in Oklahoma is now an official disaster area after the severe weather last night which included four tornadoes and hours of rain that left two highways closed and residents without power. 

The tornadoes touched ground near the Eva and Yarbrough area. 

Officials say the rain continues to cover roadways leading to highway closures. Highway 64 at Bosie City is closed as well as Highway 95 at Elkhart, Kansas. 

There are no injuries reported at this time, but electricity is out in that area due to downed power lines.

Officials urges people to avoid traveling in this area at this time. 

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