- Associated Press - Thursday, May 7, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says road conditions have mostly normalized after the state was hit by floods and tornados.

Lt. John Vincent said Thursday morning that troopers responded to a high volume of emergency calls overnight but the majority involved motorists stranded by standing water. He said all of the vehicles that were stranded or washed off of the road have been checked by troopers, who are back on regular patrol.

Vincent says most of the roads have reopened except for the H.E. Bailey Turnpike, which has one lane closed.

At least 12 people were injured and one person was killed after twisters swept across the southern Plains.

The National Weather Service says 6 to 9 inches of rain fell in the area.

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