10/2/2014
At approximately 10:56 AM, Beaumont Fire Rescue received a report of a natural gas leak in the 5300 block of Pine Street, adjacent to the Beaumont Country Club.
When firefighters arrived, they found that a City of Beaumont crew from the water department had accidentally cut a two inch natural gas line.
As a precaution, the Beaumont Country Club was evacuated. There were ten staff people present at the time who were evacuated.
Access to Collier’s Ferry Park area is also blocked at this time.
Centerpoint Energy was notified and has a crew enroute.