BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana Department of Health has confirmed nine total deaths related to Hurricane Ida.
LDH reports the following deaths:
- Three deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning in Jefferson Parish
- 65-year-old woman died after drowning in floodwater in Jefferson Parish
- Three deaths of nursing home residents in Tangipahoa Parish
LDH says the three nursing home deaths include a 59-year-old woman from Jefferson Parish, a 52-year-old man from Orleans Parish and a 77-year-old man from Terrebonne Parish.
LDH previously confirmed the death of a 60-year-old man in Ascension Parish and an Orleans Parish man.