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LSP: "We shall persevere"

Posted at 7:41 PM, Aug 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-26 20:41:12-04

Louisiana State Police offered encouragement to residents as they prepare for Hurricane Laura to make landfall later tonight or early Thursday morning.

Troopers posted a photo along I-10 Wednesday evening as conditions continued to deteriorate ahead of the storm. The photo showed a State Police vehicle with a rainbow bright in the sky above and was captioned, "Stay safe everyone! Louisiana Strong! We shall persevere."

KATC's Katie Easter spoke with LSP Trooper Thomas Gossen of Troop I on traffic and evacuations in the area ahead of Laura. Read more on thathere.

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