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Emergency Declaration for Lawton

Flooding at I-44 and Lee Boulevard Flooding at I-44 and Lee Boulevard
East Cache Creek at Highway 7, just east of I-44 East Cache Creek at Highway 7, just east of I-44
Rising waters near Hwy. 7 and I-44 Rising waters near Hwy. 7 and I-44

LAWTON, OK-- For the latest list of road closures, go to http://www.comanchecounty.us/mainhome/.  

Comanche County Rural Water District 1 reports some customers are without water, and others have low pressure, due to creek crossing and pump station outages. Customers should conserve water until repairs can be made, which could take several days.

The Red Cross has opened its shelter in Lawton for anyone who's been flooded out. This, as Comanche County officials are watching the flooding situation overnight very carefully.  The shelter is located at Cameron Baptist Church, 2621 Southwest "C" Avenue.

In Cache, there's a shelter at the First Methodist Church on West "C" Avenue.

In Walters, there's a shelter at the First United Methodist Church.

You can call 211 for emergency assistance in Comanche County.

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