Highwater rescues underway in Slidell

St. Tammany Parish

SLIDELL, La. (WGNO)— Major flooding is occurring in parts of Slidell.

In a post on Facebook, the Slidell Police Department said they are deploying high-water vehicles and calling in additional resources. The flooding is reportedly wide-spread and happening across the city.

The department said, “Please stay in place and do not attempt to drive around at this time.”

Sadia Shahzad posted a photo from Brookter Street showing water creeping up driveways and yards.

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Kayla Almon said she did receive about an inch of water inside her home on Brookwood Drive.

Almon shared this photo of her backyard.

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This is a developing story. Stick with WGNO for the latest.

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