Residents Assess Damage as More Rain Floods Lafitte, Louisiana

Damage was reported in Lafitte, Louisiana, on September 8 as severe thunderstorms impacted parts of the New Orleans area that were still reeling from Hurricane Ida’s landfall on August 29.

This footage filmed by Twitter user @cultmenephila shows damaged properties in Lafitte as new storms flooded the area.

The Louisiana Department of Health confirmed 10 deaths related to Hurricane Ida, including three cases of carbon monoxide poisoning, as of September 3. Credit: @cultmenephila via Storyful

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