A cluster of severe thunderstorms rolled through the Pontotoc County area Saturday morning, May. 18. The storms brough heavy downpours, a tornado warning, and several reports of downed power lines.

J.A. Richardson Loop at Reeves Road was blocked by a downed power lines. Ada fire department and power companies responded, and traffic was redirected.

The threat of severe weather continues for Saturday, and again for Monday.

Richard R. Barron | The Ada News

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Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.