Butane leak evacuates casino gas station

April 2, 2007

Reported by KPLC Staff

A big truck starts leaking butane and that prompts an evacuation.

It happened at the Winner's Choice casino near Interstate 10 at the highway 108 exit near Sulphur.

A truck started leaking butane late this afternoon and forced the Winner's Choice to be evacuated.

As of 6pm, there's no word on any injuries.  Officials say it will be a couple of hours before the evacuation will be lifted.