Louisiana nonprofit search and rescue team recounts saving child in Hurricane Sally aftermath

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Search and rescue efforts are underway in Foley, Alabama by Cajun Navy 2016 after Hurricane Sally made landfall as a Category 2 storm early Wednesday morning.

Cajun Navy 2016 team members recount an emotional morning rescue after Hurricane Sally makes landfall as a Category 2 storm near Foley, AL.

Videos posted to the organization’s official Facebook page show heavy flooding in one residential neighborhood. In some cases, water can be seen covering the wheel wells of vehicles parked on the street.

Courtesy: Cajun Navy 2016/ Facebook

In one Facebook Live, two men attempt to recount an early morning rescue of a family with a child who is non-verbal. One man becomes visually emotional on camera before a second man can be heard saying, “We’ll give him a minute because he’s choking up like me.”

A spokesperson with Cajun Navy 2016 told BR Proud they have multiple teams on stand-by to aid with relief efforts.

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