Images out of Lake Charles Louisiana show the destruction Hurricane Laura left behind after she made landfall Thursday morning.
Laura was a category 4 hurricane with 150 mph winds when she did her damage. This is a picture of devastation to the Capital One Tower in Lake Charles.
President Donald Trump vowed to send assistance to areas impacted by hurricane Laura, with a Thursday morning White House release. It states the president is "committed to deploying the full resources of the Federal Government to rescue those in distress."