A SHREVEPORT MAN FELL INTO A MANHOLE LAST NIGHT.  IT HAPPENED AT HOLLYWOOD AND COURTESY LANE.  THE MAN WAS WALKING ALONG THE STREET, BUT STEPPED INTO THE GRASS TO GET OUT OF THE WAY OF CARS AND HE FELL 12 FEET INTO AN UNCOVERED MANHOLE.  

FIREFIGHTERS PULLED HIM OUT....HE WAS COVERED IN SEWAGE, HE SUFFERED AN ANKLE INJURY BUT IS EXPECTED TO BE OK.  CITY CREWS HAVE COVERED THE MANHOLE.