ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KLFY) – One person is dead and seven people were transported to hospitals following storms in Louisiana.
St. Landry Parish President Jessie Bellard has confirmed a fatality related to an early morning possible tornado on Bolton Road in Palmetto.
The trailer of an 18-wheeler, he said, is in the middle of the roadway, along with multiple other vehicles that were tossed around with some flipping over.
He said search and rescue crews are still out working as of daylight.