NPSO, MULTIPLE FIRE UNITS AND LDAF RESPOND TO STRUCTURE FIRE NEAR ASHLAND

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Natchitoches Parish Fire District #8 along with mutual aid assistance from Bienville Fire Districts #6, #7 and La. Department of Agriculture and Forestry responded to a structure fire on Sept. 25 at 2:41 pm in the 100 block of Oil Field Road near Ashland according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The residence reportedly owned by Jacqueline Moore was a total loss.

There were no reported injuries.

The fire also spread into nearby woods causing concern for area residents on Five Forks Road and adjacent areas however the fire was contained and reportedly under control around 4 pm with the assistance of Bienville Fire Units and LDAF.