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LAPLACE, La. - A Coast Guard Disaster Assistance Response Team medevacs a trucker from Texas along the flooded frontage road near the Interstate Highway 55 underpass in LaPlace, Aug. 31, 2012. The DART assisted the trucker who experienced a respiratory condition while stranded during Tropical Storm Isaac. Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Bill Colclough.


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This work, DART responds for Tropical Storm Isaac, by PO2 William Colclough, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.31.2012

Date Posted:12.22.2013 5:31PM

Category:B-Roll

Video ID:317731

VIRIN:120831-G-LB304-001

Filename:DOD_101062698

Length:00:00:36

Location:LAPLACE, LA, USGlobe

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