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Gas leak in Bastrop prompts evacuations


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BASTROP, Texas (KXAN) — The City of Bastrop said a residential gas leak has led to evacuations.

The city said a residential gas line was hit near the Wilson Street and Beech Street intersection.

According to a statement, the Bastrop Fire Department arrived, and eight residents have been evacuated as of 11:15 a.m.

The city said CenterPoint Energy was en route to the site of the leak.

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