When Hurricane Laura wrought devastation throughout the Gulf Coast, many residents in the category 4 storm’s path found themselves without power. Equipped with the know-how, resources and experience to help, a crew from the city of Seguin’s Electric Utilities department stepped up to lend a hand.

At the helm of the crew is Seguin Electric Utilities electric superintendent Freddy King, who has more than 20 years of experience as a lineman, and is no stranger to hurricanes.

Joe Martin is a staff writer for the Seguin Gazette. You can e-mail him at joe.martin@seguingazette.com .

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