- More than 1,000 people have been rescued, the governor says
- Flash flood warnings issued across the southern part of the state
- At least three deaths are reported
Amite City, Louisiana (CNN)Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards called the widespread flooding spawned by the region's pounding rain across the southern part of the state a "truly historic event" that won't be over anytime soon.
National Guard soldiers, search assets deployed
She and her husband will be living with him and his wife until repairs are done, he said, while another washed-out neighbor is staying with Cutrer's brother.