Storm damages transmission tower on Northeast Side

Tower found near Uhr Lane and Higgins Road

SAN ANTONIO – A transmission line on San Antonio's Northeast Side was damaged as a result of the overnight storms, authorities said Monday.

The tower damaged is located near Uhr Lane and Higgins Road, not far from O'Connor Road and Nacogdoches Road.

According to the CPS Energy website, at one point during the storms, 44,000 people were without power. Presently there are 603 outages affecting 18,225 CPS Energy customers.

Stay with KSAT 12 both online and on-air for more information on this developing story.

Sign up for email alerts today.

Get alerted to news events as they happen or sign up for a scheduled news headline email that is delivered right to your inbox.

All of the day’s important news keeping you up to date wherever you are.

Click here to sign up today.