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High water from rains closes nine roads in Paulding
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January 30, 2013 05:47 PM | 1755 views | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Paulding County Emergency Management Agency reported no injuries or property damage in the county following today's heavy rains and threats of tornadoes.

However, county officials closed a number of roads because of high water, stated MaryAnn Phipps, spokeswoman for the agency.

Closed roads as of 6 p.m. included:

- Goldin Road: Roadway washed out after the Tallapoosa River rose.

- Zion Church Road at Swafford Drive was under water.

- South Main Street in Dallas; flooding and standing water on roadway.

- West Avenue in Dallas had standing water on roadway.

- Dabbs Bridge Road; the roadway was flooded and trees were down.

- Denton Road at Senator Road; standing water.

Williams Lake Road near Hwy. 92 had flooding.

- McPherson Church Road below the railroad tracks had flooding.

- Hanlin Road had flooding.

- Benson Lake Road had flooding.

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