Residents asked to shelter in place in La Porte and Shoreacres after chemical leak

LA PORTE, Texas (KTRK) -- A shelter in place was issued for residents in La Porte and Shoreacres Monday afternoon. The order was lifted just after 7 p.m.

According to a Facebook post, officials worked to clear a chemical leak near Highway 225 and 146.




Traffic is traveling over the Fred Hartman Bridge in both directions.

There is no shelter in place for residents in Deer Park.



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