ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — With the recent flooding the Calcasieu Parish Sheriffs Office has handled numerous calls on flooded roadways. The Iowa area experienced heavy flooding in several areas which resulted in the Sheriff’s Office conducting several rescues of local residents. The Sheriffs Office has taken necessary actions including contacting Parish Public Works for barricades. The Sheriff’s Office currently has high water vehicles and boats staged in different areas within the parish, and is prepared to handle any flood related calls they may receive.
If anyone is trapped in their home needs help evacuating or has any other flood related issues please call the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 491-3700 or 911 if it is an emergency.