STORM DAMAGE ASSESSMENT UNDERWAY AT JIMMIE DAVIS STATE PARK IN JACKSON PARISH


CHATHAM, La. – Jimmie Davis State Park, near Chatham, took a direct hit from a possible tornado at approximately 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8. As a result of the storm, there appears to be major structural damage to most buildings and extensive tree damage throughout the park. The park is closed until further notice pending a comprehensive assessment of all damage. ReserveAmerica is in the process of contacting guests with overnight stays during this time....more...