BRFD sends help to those impacted by tornado in New Orleans
Published: Mar. 22, 2022 at 10:18 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 23, 2022 at 5:26 PM CDT
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Fire Department is in the New Orleans area to help with rescue efforts after a tornado touched down.
A tornado touched down in New Orleans on Tuesday, March 22, around 7:30 p.m.
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Officials with BRFD announced there are about 30 members of the Louisiana USAR Task Force 2 and firefighters from Baton Rouge, Zachary, Central, and West Feliciana Parish to help those impacted by the storms.
According to the news release, they will be assisting with rescue efforts.
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