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I-40, Kilpatrick Turnpike Reopen After Downed Power Lines In West OKC Metro

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The traffic on Interstate 40 near Mustang Road is at a standstill due to downed power lines. The traffic on Interstate 40 near Mustang Road is at a standstill due to downed power lines.
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Downed power lines caused the highway closures for Interstate 40 near Mustang Road and the Kilpatrick Turnpike.

The northbound lanes of the turnpike was shut down just north of I-40.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers said power lines were draped on across I-40. Some vehicles tried to drive over, around and under them, a News 9 producer said. 

The interstate was shut down in both directions. Traffic was being diverted off I-40 westbound at Morgan Road and I-40 eastbound at Mustang Road.

Avoid the area if possible.

Stay with News 9 and News9.com for more information as it becomes available.

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