On Monday, Fire Protection District # 1 Firefighters and apparatus from the St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department and 7th District Volunteer Fire Department responded to a report of a trenching machine on fire with a broken natural gas line burning near a structure on Chester Braud Road in St. Amant.


On Monday, Fire Protection District # 1 Firefighters and apparatus from the St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department and 7th District Volunteer Fire Department responded to a report of a trenching machine on fire with a broken natural gas line burning near a structure on Chester Braud Road in St. Amant.

Firefighters protected a near-by shed while Gas Company workers worked to locate the line and shutting off the gas flow.

Also responding was the St. Amant Gas Company with help from Atmos Gas.
The Ascension parish Sheriffs Office also responded.