In an urgent response to the fire outbreak in the Bull Run Road area, Terrebonne Parish President Gordon E. Dove has declared a state of emergency. The declaration was made to ensure rapid containment and extinguishing of the fire before it expands further. Essential equipment, including bulldozers, excavators, and water systems, has been deployed to the scene, accompanied by expert personnel and supervisors. The Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government will continue to provide updates on the situation as it develops.
As a reminder, Terrebonne Parish remains under a burn ban. Residents are urged not to ignite any open fires and to responsibly dispose of cigarettes and other flammable materials.