Legal Expert on Sinkhole: “Incredibly dangerous situation” — Local officials very concerned gas could burst through ground with explosive force (VIDEO)

Published: October 8th, 2012 at 1:07 pm ET
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Title: Fears of methane explosion rise in sinkhole-ravaged La. town
Source: Stuart H. Smith, Esq.
Date: Oct. 8, 2012

Local officials have told the Advocate they’re very concerned that the odorless and colorless gas is accumulating to the point where it could burst through the ground with explosive force [...]

This alarming news comes amid news reports that tremors are now being felt in a wide area across the bayou. This happened late last week, roughly 45 miles from Bayou Corne [...]

This is an incredibly dangerous situation in the Louisiana bayou. [...]

In Bayou Corne, workers began this weekend drilling three vent wells. [...] Let’s pray that the efforts to reduce the pressure are not too little — or too late.

Published: October 8th, 2012 at 1:07 pm ET
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