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Confirmed tornado caused major damage to homes in Baker

The National Weather Service confirms that an EF1 tornado touched down in Baker this morning. Winds reached an estimated strength of 105 mph, causing major damage along its path.

BRPD: Alcohol suspected in serious crash

Baton Rouge Police Department say alcohol could be the cause of crash near LSU's campus that left one man in the hospital.

Former manager files whistleblower lawsuit against GOHSEP

A former GOHSEP employee has filed a lawsuit against the agency and its director, claiming he was wrongfully terminated for reporting wasteful spending.

Large donation helps food bank feed needy families

According to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank more than one in four Louisiana kids doesn't get enough to eat. That's a number Jerry Daigre couldn't ignore.

Early morning car wreck kills 2 and leaves 1 hospitalized

A car accident on Carey Rd. in Central Friday morning killed two men and left one in the hospital. Their car flipped onto someone’s front yard causing the Fire Department to use the Jaws of Life to save the third man in the car.

Crash victim dies on 89th birthday

An elderly woman died Monday after her car went off the road near the Mall of Louisiana and ended up in a creek.

Residents,firefighters pick up pieces after severe weather crushes community

The National Weather Service confirmed a EF1 tornado touched down in Ascension Parish.

Teen on his way to school dies in single-vehicle crash

The Louisiana State Police is investigating a crash that claimed the life of teen. We’re told the young man was on his way to school.

Serious damage due to storms reported across south Louisiana

Serious damage due to storms is being reported across south Louisiana. The National Weather Service is currently investigating multiple tornado reports.

BRPD: Alcohol suspected in serious crash

Baton Rouge Police Department say alcohol could be the cause of crash near LSU's campus that left one man in the hospital.