BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Serious damage due to storms is being reported across south Louisiana. The National Weather Service is currently investigating multiple tornado reports.
First, Ascension Parish is reporting possible tornado damage in two areas. The first area was along Black Bayou Road near US Hwy. 61. The second was at the 7th District Fire Station on Hwy 44. They report damage to the front wall of the fire station.
In East Baton Rouge Parish, the city of Baker reports severe weather damage and a possible tornado strike at a car wash located along Hwy. 19.
Downed trees and power lines are reported across the area and causing problems for motorists. The same conditions are being reported in West Baton Rouge Parish along Hwy 1, and in East Baton Rouge Parish along Cane Market Road in Greenwell Springs.