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Not able to delete a temp table

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Last Modified: 2015-10-05
I have sql that will check if a temp table exists. If the table does exist I need to delete it(Which I suppose means to drop it), because immediately after deleting it, I want to recreate it. The code is not working, as I keep getting an error message: "There is already an object named #TempTable in the database. Can someone tell me what is wrong with the code?

IF object_id('#TempTable') is not null
  DROP TABLE #TempTable

(Id varchar(50),
 NAME varchar(50))
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