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High winds in Sterling

Published: Saturday, April 20, 2013 12:00 a.m. CST

Crews from ComEd and Comcast repair power and cable lines Friday on Fourth Avenue in Sterling. High winds had caused a tree to fall, taking down the lines and blocking the road.

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