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Construction crew ruptures gas line on Sherwood Forest Boulevard, prompts HazMat response

1 year 5 months 2 weeks ago Monday, September 19 2022 Sep 19, 2022 September 19, 2022 1:50 PM September 19, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Firefighters closed off a portion of N. Sherwood Forest Boulevard after construction workers accidently stuck a gas line Monday afternoon.

The leak was reported around 13:30 p.m. near the intersection of Sherwood Forest and S Choctaw Drive. Officials said that there was no need to evacuate the area, but the southbound side of the roadway will remain closed until the leak is fixed. 

Crews are currently at the scene making repairs. 

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