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Jalisa Granger Dies And Jindal Visits Rayne Louisiana
Written by  // Sunday, 06 March 2011 14:11 //

Governor Bobby Jindal is visiting Rayne Louisiana--a town hit hard by a tornado that injured eleven, demolished homes and which took the life of Jalisa Granger who sacrificed her life when she protected her child from a tree crashing into her home. 

Neighbors helped pull them out from the destroyed house but Granger had already died.

On Saturday Jindal called a State of Emergency due to the destructive weather throughout Louisiana.

Granger was 21 years old.

Rayne is in Southwest Louisiana.

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5. Cleanup work continues in Louisiana city after tornado


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