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Sheriff reports possible Hurricane Ida death in St. James Parish

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Posted at 7:11 AM, Sep 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-02 08:11:10-04

The St. James Parish Sheriff's Office on Wednesday reported the death of a man that occurred during Hurricane Ida.

Deputies say they responded on the morning of September 1 to a residence in South Vacherie.

The sheriff's office had been contacted by family members who were concerned about the man.

According to deputies, preliminary indications show that the man died during Hurricane Ida.

They say more details will be released as soon as all family members are notified.

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