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Lee Co. officials preparing roads for more rain

Emergency crews preparing roads for severe weather. (Source: WALB) Emergency crews preparing roads for severe weather. (Source: WALB)
Part of preparing is grading dirt roads. (Source: WALB) Part of preparing is grading dirt roads. (Source: WALB)
Part of preparing is grading dirt roads, there is still water in a ditch on Murphy Road. (Source: WALB) Part of preparing is grading dirt roads, there is still water in a ditch on Murphy Road. (Source: WALB)
LEE CO., GA (WALB) -

Lee County Emergency Management officials are preparing for more rainy weather heading to the area.

Part of preparing is grading dirt roads, there is still water in a ditch on Murphy Road.

With all of the recent rains, the ground is saturated, making road wash-out probable in heavy downpours.

An EMA official said that crews are monitoring the weather, and making sure all gas-powered equipment is ready in case of an emergency.

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