Ford Park opens as shelter for explosion evacuees
BEAUMONT — Ford Park in Beaumont opened at 6 p.m. Wednesday as a shelter for people in the mandatory evacuation zone after the TPC Group explosion in Port Neches, according to the American Red Cross Texas Gulf Coast group.
A previous shelter located at First Baptist Church in Nederland is closing as it is in the evacuation zone.
Ford Park is located at 5115 Interstate 10 Access Road, Beaumont.
The Jefferson County Office of Emergency Management issued a mandatory evacuation of Port Neches, Groves, Nederland, Central Gardens, Beauxart Gardens... read more