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High water threat forces boat launch to close

(Source: WAFB) (Source: WAFB)
ST. MARTINVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

Recent flooding north of Louisiana continues to cause problems for the Bayou State.

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office announced the boat launch in Uncle Dick Davis Park in Butte La Rose will be closed until further notice due to the threat of high water.

Deputies emphasized this is the only boat launch that is closed due to the rising water caused by flooding in the Midwest.

They added boaters should be remember there is a standing “No Wake Zone” in Carter’s Canal.

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