Metairie pumping station floods sending water pouring into Transcontinental Drive

Pumping Station Floods 
Transcontinental Drive at Vineland St.

Pumping Station Floods Transcontinental Drive at Vineland St.

METAIRIE, La. (WGNO) – An apparent leak at a Jefferson Parish pumping station near the corner of Transcontinental Drive and Vineland Street sent thousands of gallons of water pouring into the street early Wednesday morning.

Workers quickly stopped the flow of water.

No word on what caused the leak or how it will affect the water system in the surrounding area.

WGNO News has a crew on the scene, and we will update this story as new information becomes available.