Tropical Storms Lead to Flash Flooding Accidents
New Orleans (July 24, 2020) – July’s heavy rains look to continue as Tropical Storm Hanna hits Southern Louisiana. 21.1% of Louisiana properties are at risk of damage due to flooding, the second-highest percentage in the nation. Flash floods also increase the likelihood of car accidents. New Orleans is particularly susceptible to flooding, due to its proximity to the Gulf of Mexico.
Mike Brandner Injury Attorneys reminds you to always check the weather forecast before driving. If you must drive during heavy rains, please follow our flash flooding safety guide. Remember that our team of experienced legal professionals is available to assist you 24/7 if you’ve gotten into an accident because of flash flooding. Source: NOLA.com