Dramatic Images: Devastating Louisiana Floods

About 40,000 homes in Louisiana have been affected by the historic floods that also killed at least 13 people.

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Kevin Richmond, left, and Barbara Manuel and her two children Elliott, 8, center, and Emily, 5, right, are rescued by members of the Louisiana Army National Guard from rising floodwater near Walker, La., after heavy rains inundated the region, Aug. 14, 2016.
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Chad Credeur helps his brother Karl Credeur (R) toss out a headboard after it was inundated with flood water in his bedroom on Aug. 18, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana. Last week Louisiana was overwhelmed with flood water causing at least thirteen deaths and thousands of homes damaged by the flood waters.
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Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, right, help to unload supplies for flood victims during a tour of the flood damaged area in Gonzales, La., Aug. 19, 2016.
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Chloe Cannon holds a sheet of paper that reads, 'Let your faith be bigger than your fears', as she recovers items from her flooded bedroom on Aug. 19, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana.
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Flood-damaged pews from the Christian Fellowship Church sit on the roadside for trash pick up in Walker, La., Aug. 21, 2016. Hundreds of residents were rescued from flooded homes in the area last Saturday.
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Susan Gross walks through her mothers house as she helps empty out the contents of the home after flood waters inundated it with water on Aug. 19, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana.
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Susan Gross dries out pictures on the kitchen table in her mothers house after flood waters inundated the home with water on Aug. 19, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana.
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets flood victims during a tour of flood damaged homes in Denham Springs, La., Aug. 19, 2016.
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Collan Ortego gets help from Jason Fatherree as he retrieves a television set from his family's flooded home on Aug. 17, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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People drive a boat through a Shell gas station as they navigate a flooded neighborhood on Aug. 16, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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A boat full of dogs makes its way through a flooded neighborhood on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, Louisiana.
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Katy Bueche waits for a boat ride to check in on her flooded home on Aug. 18, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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Denny Lazarus walks though the flooded living room as he helps salvage what he can from his parents home on Aug. 18, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana.
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Katy Bueche checks in on her flooded home on August 18, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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Clint Guedry carries a container full of items he retrieved from his girlfriends flooded home on on Aug. 17, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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Baron Leblanc and George Snyder move a refrigerator out of George's flooded home on Aug. 18, 2016, in St Amant, Louisiana.
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Ann Chapman from the Louisiana State Animal Response Team carries a dog she helped rescue from flood waters on Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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An abandoned car is seen in a flooded street Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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People sort through water damaged products outside Jasmine's Beauty Supply following the floods on Aug. 16, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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A boy rides his bike inside the flood damaged Life Tabernacle Church on Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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Damaged products are seen at Jasmine's Beauty Supply following the floods on Aug. 16, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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Kris New marks flood damaged pews outside the Life Tabernacle Church on Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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A dog wanders through a flooded neighborhood Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, Louisiana.
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A dump truck is seen stranded in a flooded construction site Aug. 16, 2016, in Prairieville, Louisiana.
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Thomas Williams evacuates his home where he spent three days after it was flooded on Aug. 16, 2016, in Port Vincent, Louisiana.
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Ryan Evans walks along a flooded road on Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Record-breaking rains pelted Louisiana over the weekend leaving the city with historic levels of flooding that have caused at least seven deaths and damaged thousands of homes.
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Blake Disotell, Sarah Disotell and Lilly Disotell ride on an ATV as they navigate through flood waters on Aug. 16, 2016, in Denham Springs, Louisiana.
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A car is seen partially submerged in flood waters on August 15, 2016 in Denham Springs, Louisiana.
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In tis Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, photo, flood victims are rescued by emergency responders from near Walker, La., after heavy rains inundated the region.
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In this Aug. 14, 2016, photo, a Louisiana Army National Guard dump truck that drove off the road is submerged in flood waters near Walker, La., after heavy rains inundated the region.
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In this aerial photo over Hammond, La., flooded homes are seen off of LA-1064 after heavy rains inundated the region, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016.
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Kris New marks flood damaged pews outside the Life Tabernacle Church on August 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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