Heavy Rains Closes Schools, Roads in Cenla

Grant parish is in a disaster declaration issued late Wednesday afternoon by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards.

Iatt and Nantachie Lakes are closed. The sheriff’s office is recommending evacuation of some rural roads, and the Grant Parish Civic Center is open as a shelter. And a shelter is also now open in Natchitoches parish at the MLK Rec Center.

ABC 31’s Bennett Roland Junior continues our team coverage with how exactly this rain is impacting our area with floods, closures, and scary situations.

KLAX ABC 31 News 3/11/16