Jet flying over Livingston Parish creates loud boom sound - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Jet possibly creates loud boom

LIVINGSTON, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities say a disturbing noise that may have startled some people Thursday morning was harmless.

People in Livingston Parish reported hearing a loud boom around 10:20 a.m.

The Baton Rouge Metro Airport said the sound was possibly made by a low-flying BeechJet.

Officials said the jet may have broke the sound barrier, creating the noise.

A man in Albany said it sounded like an explosion and shook his house.

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