Home Destroyed

This home in Campti was a total loss

Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District 9 was dispatched by the Natchitoches Parish Communications Center (E-911) to the 2900 block of US 71 in Campti in reference to a structure fire at 6:19 p.m. Monday, April 19. Units arrived six minutes later and found fire venting from the front of the residence. Heavy stream devices were used to knock the fire down, then firefighters entered the structure to finish extinguishing the fire. The residence received heavy damage. There were no reported injuries. The fire was suspected to have started by combustibles being placed to close to a heat source. FD9 Photo

This article published in the Thursday, April 29, 2021, print edition