Mobile home flooded in August destroyed by fire

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – A mobile home that was damaged during the August flood was destroyed by a house fire this afternoon, according to Lafayette firefighters.

Fire officials say they received the call around 3:23 p.m. in the 100 block of Rougeau Road.

No one was home when the fire started. The mobile home is considered a total loss.

Firefighters say the homeowner was trying to have the home inspected for flood damage by a FEMA representative today.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Photo Credit: Karaski Melvin/KLFY
Photo Credit: Karaski Melvin/KLFY




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