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Update on State Fire Marshal deployment for Hurricane Laura

Posted at 4:56 PM, Sep 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-27 17:56:20-04

The State Fire Marshal's Office is wrapping up its Hurricane Laura deployment work with plenty of rebuilding work to transition to afterward.

According to the office, this was the largest deployment the agency has been involved in, to date, both in or out of state.

The office posted a video about their deployment.

"We are proud of the work accomplished and the partnerships developed and strengthened during that work," a post from the office states.

Participating in the deployment were:
National US&R Response System
Louisiana State Urban Search and Rescue Task Force
Louisiana USAR Task Force 2
Louisiana Task Force 3
Urban Search and Rescue
Louisiana Urban Search & Rescue Task Force 9
Monroe Fire Department
Lafayette Fire Department
St. Tammany Fire Protection District #1
St. Tammany Parish Fire District # 4
St. Tammany Fire Protection District No. 11
St. Tammany Parish Fire District 13
Goodbee Fire Department
St. Tammany Parish Fire Protection District #2
Mississippi USAR Task Force
Texas A&M Task Force 1
Florida Department of Financial Services
Florida US&R Task Force 4
South Carolina State Fire
Oklahoma Task Force 1
Search K9s
Indiana USAR Task Force #1
Colorado Urban Search and Rescue Task Force One
Ohio Task Force 1
Tennessee Task Force One: Urban Search & Rescue