Coast Guard rescues man and dog from rooftop in Washington Parish

Coast Guard rescues man and dog from rooftop in Washington Parish
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a man and a dog from a rooftop in Washington Parish, Friday. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans transported the man and dog to Hammond. No injuries were reported. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a request at 8:39 a.m., for assistance in rescuing victims of flooding in the cities...

Coast Guard responding to flooding in Washington Parish

Coast Guard responding to flooding in Washington Parish
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to flooding in Washington Parish, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a request at 8:39 a.m., for assistance in rescuing victims of flooding in the cities around Washington Parish. The watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew to assist with rescues. The Coast Guard...