Police help evacuate
Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Matthew Floyd (right) with the U.S. Army National Guard loads his family, from left to right, Christina, daughter Breeanna, 15, and son Karrington, 8, into a police van at a public transportation bus stop in Beaumont on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005. A mandatory evacuation has been issued for Chambers, Jefferson and Orange counties.
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