LCFD: Gas leak near Hwy 14 repaired; no danger to public

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Published: Nov. 3, 2022 at 9:49 PM CDT
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Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - Several residents reported a natural gas smell from North Lake Charles down to McNeese Street Thursday evening.

Emergency preparedness officials said a contractor hit a gas line at Highway 14 and Smith Road.

The Lake Charles Fire Department said there was a significant leak, but it has been repaired and is not a danger to the public.