Texans are still a little traumatized from winter storm Uri back in 2021, and who can blame us? The storm took our power grid to its knees and left 4.5 million homes and businesses in our state without electricity. It is estimated that as many as 702 people were killed as a result of the power failure.

Photo by Dylan Hunter on Unsplash
Photo by Dylan Hunter on Unsplash

Check out the gallery below for a look back at just how terrible it was and be grateful we haven't had a repeat episode.

20 Striking Photos From Across Texas During Winter Storm Uri

Texas was hit hard by Winter Storm Uri, a polar vortex which led to millions being without power for days in constant freezing temperatures. These photos show the good, the bad and ugly of the crisis.

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Learn the signs before it's too late.

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Texans Should Stock Their Vehicles With This Winter Supplies

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