The Pa. Task Force is made up of 28 members who deploy to disaster situations across the country.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Sixteen member’s of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 are now in Connecticut to help assist with rescue efforts.

Henri was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm and then to a tropical depression, and there are concerns of more flooding across the Northeast.

The Pa. Task Force is made up of 28 members who deploy to disaster situations across the country.

The team is sponsored by the Philadelphia Fire Department.