Natural gas line rupture knocks out power in parts of Jeff Davis - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Natural gas line rupture knocks out power in parts of Jeff Davis Parish

SILVERWOOD, LA (KPLC) -

A natural gas line rupture on Wednesday in the Silverwood community near Mermentau along U.S. 90 caused a fire and damaged some Entergy facilities.

This caused the power to go out for more than 600 customers, officials said.

The fire was extinguished by 5:30 a.m.

According to Louisiana State Police, Troop D, there were no evacuations.

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