DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The Louisiana based volunteer and rescue group, Louisiana Cajun Navy, came to help a disabled Dallas resident who’s property was left inaccessible after last week’s storms.
Louisiana Cajun Navy member Keith Bryant was contacted by his friend Michael Wright, a 41-year-old Dallas man with Cerebral Palsy.READ MORE: Bridge In Pittsburgh Collapses Hours Before Scheduled Biden Visit To Talk Infrastructure
Last week’s storms toppled Wright’s trees, spread debris around his property and left his wheelchair ramp unusable.
Bryant and the rest of the Cajun Navy team arrived Saturday morning to clean build a brand new wheelchair ramp for Wright, so he can get back to the things he enjoys in life.READ MORE: Spring-Like North Texas Weather Saturday & Sunday, Before Bitter Cold Returns Next Week
“It’s just amazing, everybody that came together,” Bryant said.
Cajun Navy founder Clyde Cain said it was an hour and “very rewarding” to help in Dallas in someone’s time of need.
“This young man is an amazing inspiration,” Cain said. “We all will endure storms in our lives, but it is with persistence and a grateful heart that we will never quit.”MORE NEWS: Tracking How Long It Will Take To Get Your 2022 IRS Tax Refund
The Louisiana Cajun Navy has now opened a second headquarters in Texas.