The Wall Street Journal: Record flooding in Louisiana turns deadly

Record flooding in parts of Louisiana killed at least two people as a slow-moving storm dumped rain across the Gulf States, authorities said on Saturday.

Louisianans navigate flooded neighborhood via canoe


Heavy rain triggered flash flooding in many neighborhoods, and power outages were reported throughout the region, as police closed many roads due to the flooding. The National Weather Service reported some towns experienced up to 10 inches of rain in 24 hours. Credit: Instagram/Michael Shaffer

A man in East Baton Rouge drowned on Friday while trying to get to safety as his trailer flooded. Another man died when water swept his truck off the road in St.

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