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Heavy winds cause damage throughout Evansville

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Courtesy: German Township Fire Department Courtesy: German Township Fire Department

While there were no reported tornados in Evansville, heavy winds caused some damage Thursday night.

Vectren reported a total of 1,800 power outages.

A tree clipped power lines at New Harmony Rd at Resurrection Dr. 

Crews are working to remove the tree and repair the lines.

A traffic signal at Heidelbach and Columbia St took some heavy damage after winds caused the signal to fall down.

Evansville Police are reminding drivers that when a traffic light is not working the intersection becomes a four-way stop.

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