First responders warn of snakes, other animals trying to escape flood waters

Source: St. Tammany Fire Protection District #1

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (WVUE) - First responders in St. Tammany Parish warn citizens to be aware of snakes and other creatures as they attempt to escape floodwaters.

St. Tammany Fire Prevention District #1 posted pictures to its Facebook page Thursday of several snakes fire crews have come across.

A family in Livingston Parish and their dog had a close encounter with an alligator. The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness posted a video to its Twitter account Saturday. (No animals furry or scaly were harmed)

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