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Lafayette residents cleaning up tree damage

Posted at 8:35 PM, Oct 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-09 21:37:01-04

Although Hurricane Delta has not completely passed, a number of Lafayette residents have already been out cleaning up storm damage Friday evening.

A video sent to KATC-TV by Conner Branson showed residents armed with chain saws cleaning up Broadmoor Blvd. before the sun went down. The a number of fallen trees had fallen on the road.

Hurricane Delta officially made landfall around 6 p.m. near Creole. Top recorded winds in the area were 96 MPH.