HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) - A section of asphalt is missing and hay bales from a nearby field sit on County Road 129 in Williamson County. Heavy downpours early Thursday morning caused Brushy Creek to rise out of its banks.
Williamson County road and bridge crews showed up after sunrise to start the clean up process on CR 129. Those living nearby came to check out the damage and start their own clean up.
Steve Jones is left with a damaged fence. It was knocked down and tangled with debris. The water stopped just short of the house.
"We looked outside and started getting dressed in case we had to leave," said Steve Jones, Williamson County resident.
Hutto City officials say nearly 90 reverse 911 calls went out to residents about flooding. Around 16 homes were evacuated along County Road 123 and 14 were along CR 129. They lifted the evacuation notice as the rain let up around 6 a.m.
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