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Winds blow off portions of Horseshoe Bend High School roof

Posted: 2:00 PM, Oct 19, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-21 16:49:33-04

HORSESHOE BEND, Idaho — Emergency roof repair crews are on their way to Horseshoe Bend High School after strong winds blew off portions of the school's roof.

Boise County dispatch says some debris hit a transformer and other pieces landed on Highway 55.

Crews were able to clear debris off the road and the highway remains open. Banks-Lowman Road, however, is closed due to downed power lines.

Storms that moved through southern and central Idaho Saturday afternoon downing trees and prompting at least 50 power outages.