National Guard: More than 3,400 rescued so far

The Louisiana National Guard has been instrumental in rescuing people threatened by high waters in south Louisiana.

The National Guard has released video taken on Sunday during rescue operations on Airline Highway in Baton Rouge.

In the video, guardsman aid citizens with transportation from areas not accessible by normal cars or trucks.

“It’s been a busy 48 hours, the rivers continue to rise and we’re reacting to that, largely a search and rescue operation still at this point,” said Colonel Ed Bush.

 

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