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6/8/07-Tyler

High Wind Topples Trees And Cattle Barons' Stage Lights

Driving rain and high winds wreaked havoc on East Texas homes tonight.

Around 7 o'clock, This tree was knocked down on Broadway and Charmwood in Tyler, stalling traffic in the northbound lanes.

At the intersection of Lex and Duncan street, several trees were knocked on top of houses.

The wind also brought some unexpected damage to this years Cattle Baron's Gala, knocking over a set of stage lights during the annual Lil' Wranglers event.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported and we're told crews are fixing the lights for tomorrow's gala, which is going on tomorrow night, as scheduled. 

Posted By 10pm News Producer Kelly Hefelfinger, khefelfinger@kltv.com

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