Heavy rainfall has flooded not only East Texas, but northern portions of neighboring Louisiana, leading to the deaths of at least two people.
KTAL, our sister station in Shreveport, reports a man drown in Bienville Parish after his vehicle was swept away off LA Highway 4. The 75-year-old man inside was killed and a woman inside was also hospitalized.
In Ouachita Parish, deputies responded to a car carried away by flood waters in the city of Calhoun. The driver of the vehicle died in the accident.