At least five big trees were reported to have fallen in Patterson during Friday’s thunderstorm including this tree that fell on Lindsey Cuvillier’s vehicle as she was driving down First Street. Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan, right, was on scene and reported the woman and her 2-year-old child escaped serious injury.
(Submitted Photo Courtesy of Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan)
Rain and strong winds felled trees and downed power lines in the Tri-City area Friday, but the National Weather Service in Lake Charles said despite the damages, there were no tornadoes.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests: