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College Drive partially shut down due to gas leak Thursday

5 days 23 hours 23 minutes ago Thursday, June 23 2022 Jun 23, 2022 June 23, 2022 2:24 PM June 23, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

UPDATE: BRFD says the gas leak has been stopped, but one lane will remain closed while repairs are made to the line.


BATON ROUGE - College Drive was partially closed off Thursday afternoon due to a gas leak reported along the busy roadway.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department said northbound lanes were shut down between Perkins Road and I-10 after workers ruptured a line while digging in the area. 

Crews have since stopped the leak, and northbound side of the roadway has partially reopened while repairs are completed.

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