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Evacuation Order to be Lifted

Wichita Falls, Texas - Wichita Falls Mayor Glenn Barham has announced that the staff at the Emergency Operations Center is working on a reentry plan for all evacuated residents.

 Power should be returned to the Tanglewood neighborhood late Sunday afternoon. Also, residents are expected to be able to return to their homes.  Authorities also advise that people do not drive into water covering a roadway to return to your home.

Tanglewood's return will be monitored by the Wichita Falls Police Department to ensure safety and security. No one will be allowed to enter water crossing a roadway.

Officials also state that there are roadways in the county that are covered with deep water, they warn drivers to not cross these roadways for any reason.
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