UPDATE 4:20 p.m.: Traffic is now flowing in both directions on La. 92 as crews complete repairs to the gas main that was leaking since this morning.


UPDATE 2:15 p.m.: Center Point Energy crews have contained the gas leak. One lane of La. 92 (E. Milton Avenue) is now open. Police are on the scene directing traffic.

The work to complete the repairs is expected to take three to four hours.


A major gas leak in Youngsville has closed Highway 92 as local authorities are responding to it. Our news partners at KATC say there is no timeline yet as to when Highway 92 from St. Blaise Lane to Verot School Road will be closed. There are currently no evacuations in place.

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