Alabama is currently serving Marshall, DeKalb, Jackson, Etowah St. Clair, Calhoun, and Jackson counties with ten chainsaw crews and assessment personnel. Operational Stress First Aid chaplains are serving homeowners in each of the seven counties impacted by Monday’s storm events. One shower unit has been deployed into the Rainbow City area to service disaster responders working in Etowah County. Skid Steer teams are currently on Alert to deploy as needed in support of crews.
– Mel Johnson, Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief Strategist