Fire destroys house Sunday
Submitted by DeQuincy Fire Chief
A structure fire was called in Sunday afternoon, July 19, by the DeQuincy Police Dept. Upon arriving at 109 Caroline St., the home was found to be fully involved.
The DeQuincy Fire Dept. asked for mutual assistance from Ward 6, Houston River, Oretta and Gordon Fire Depts. DeRidder Fire Dept. brought a breathing air trailer.
The house was a total loss. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The home was vacant at the time of the fire.
Firefighters were called out at 4 a.m. Monday morning to return to the scene as the structure was on fire again.