Baton Rouge picking adult a pieces after serious storms, high winds slice by …
April 28, 2015 - fall Denim
Severe thunderstorms and high winds ripped by Baton Rouge and a Capital Region Monday, flooding streets, bringing down trees and knocking out energy lines.
Gov. Bobby Jindal announced a state of puncture in a issue of a quick-hitting storms, with Assumption and Lafourche parishes holding a brunt of a damage. The storms stirred a closure of LSU, Southern University and Baton Rouge Community College — as good as a horde of area K-12 schools — and Entergy officials were operative via a night to revive energy to some-more than 159,000 houses and businesses opposite South Louisiana, including some 83,000 in Baton Rouge.
Here’s a summation of coverage from NOLA.com: