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Creswell Lane Near Evangeline Down Evacuated Due to Ruptured Gas Line

Opelousas – According to Opelousas Fire Chief Charles Mason some hit a gas line while doing work near the entrance of Evangeline Downs Racetrack and Casino near Creswell Lane. The area near 2235 Creswell Lane has been evacuated due to the ruptured gas line.
CenterPoint Energy is on scene repairing that line. We have a crew in route and will continue to bring you updates as they become available.