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200 gallons of gas spilled in Bossier Parish; roads blocked

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BOSSIER PARISH, La. -

Bossier Sheriff's Officers are on the scene of a gas spill.

It happened just before noon at the Exxon gas station on Highway 3 at Highway 162.

KTBS 3 News has learned that a motorist hit a hose attached to a fuel truck and gas began to spew.

Approximately 200 gallons of gas was spilled.

Bossier Sheriff's deputies have part of the roadway blocked off on Highway 3, south of Stenson Road and North at the Benton overpass for about a half mile in both directions. The intersection of Highway 162 is also being blocked off at this time.

Lt. Bill Davis with the Bossier Parish Sheriff Office says sand trucks are on the way to the scene and hazmat crews have been called to clean up the mess.

There are no injuries to reported.

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