A shot of Montgomery Avenue on August 13, 2016 around 5:15 a.m.. The houses taking water across the street from the photographer were four feet off the ground. Most homes in the area would take anywhere from four to six feet of water.
Evacuees walk from a toppled military rescue vehicle Sunday along Pete's Highway in Denham Springs. The displaced residents were immediately transferred to another vehicle and transported safely to an evacuation center.
Livingston Parish President Layton Ricks speaks in a news conference Saturday morning at the Governmental Building about evacuation efforts amid heavy rainfall and historic flood levels throughout the area. He is seen with Livingston Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Director Mark Harrell and Livingston Parish Sheiff Jason Ard.
The Anthony "Tony" Dugas North Park Recreation Center in Denham Springs accommodate approximately 200 evacuees Sunday night. Most of the residents were rescued from areas on the southern end of Denham Springs.