We are continuing to follow what is going on in New Iberia after a large tornado hit parts of the city.

The New Iberia has released this important message to all citizens in the area.

Again, we ask that you avoid the areas hit or impacted and continue to check back here for more updates.

Sheriff Tommy Romero is also asking citizens to not get on the road for sightseeing purposes. A large number of power lines are on the ground.

Our thoughts are with the city of New Iberia and all impacted by this tornado.


A second update from NIPD has been released. You can watch it here.

Here's a look at how massive this tornado was as it approached New Iberia.


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