The Guymon Fire Department is sending its swift water rescue team to Louisiana to help with specialized rescues resulting from Hurricane Ida.
A crew of five rescue water technicians left on Sunday, August 29th, for Baton Rouge.
The State Emergency Management contacted the rescue team at 9:30 a.m. that morning and the team was packed and ready go by 2:30 p.m.
The crew is expected to be deployed for 14 days.
Story By: Chuck Williams