Monday morning flooding updates Ascension/Livingston parishes

Livingston Parish President Layton Ricks provides latest information on flooding

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Richard Webre with Ascension Parish OEP wants people to be cautious east of LA 431 to the Amite River and north of LA 42 to the Amite River and Bayou Manchac.

Officials are watching the rivers that haven't crested yet and are anticipating more water.

Ascension Parish residents needing to report damage can call Ascension Parish OEP at 225-621-8360 or email:

In Livingston Parish, lots of roads are still closed. Officials added River Road between LA 16 and US 190 to that list Monday morning because of high water.

Schools remain closed.

Livingston Parish President Layton Ricks wants people to avoid the roads if possible.

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