Gas leak briefly closes part of Jones Creek Rd.


Abbi Rocha

For a brief time on Tuesday, a section of Jones Creek Rd. was shut down due to a gas leak.

According to the St. George Fire Department, a gas leak was reported on Jones Creek Rd. which forced the closure of some lanes on the thoroughfare.

SGFD said, “repairs have been made and there were no injuries or evacuation needed.”

Authorities have cleared the scene and the closed lanes were reopened by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

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