Controlled gas release in Tepetate sends fireball into sky

Photo: Viewer submitted
Photo: Viewer submitted

TEPETATE, La. (KLFY)—The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Deputies checked out a report of a fireball at a gas plant in Tepetate.

A news 10 viewer sent up the photo.

Sheriff K.P. Gibson said the company was doing a controlled gas release and there was a fireball, but no explosion.

Acadia Parish deputies went to the plant, talked to officials, and told the sheriff everything appeared to be okay.

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