City, Parish Officials Respond to Extraordinary Rainfall

City and parish authorities are responding to the extraordinary amount of rain that has poured down on Rapides parish.

The City of Alexandria is asking residents to check their storm drains, and clear away debris that could cause water-logged areas.

Parish deputies say they’ve responded to around 13 storm-related incidents, including downed trees and power lines and roadways that have been blocked. And, they also handled 23 car accidents.

KLAX ABC 31 News 10/26/15